Swedish company OceanSky Cruises is offering trips to the North Pole aboard the Airlander 10, aka “The Flying Bum”. Swedish company OceanSky Cruises is offering trips to the North Pole aboard the Airlander 10, aka “The Flying Bum”.
Swedish company OceanSky Cruises is offering trips to the North Pole aboard the Airlander 10, aka “The Flying Bum”.
Adam Nebbs
Opinion

Opinion

Travellers' Checks by Adam Nebbs

Retrace 1926 Amundsen flight to the North Pole in a luxury airship

  • The first undisputed visit was followed by disaster two years later, ending airship adventures to the Pole. Travel company OceanSky is reviving them
  • The trips begin in 2023, and a two-bed cabin for the 36-hour voyage will set you back just under US$64,000

Swedish company OceanSky Cruises is offering trips to the North Pole aboard the Airlander 10, aka “The Flying Bum”. Swedish company OceanSky Cruises is offering trips to the North Pole aboard the Airlander 10, aka “The Flying Bum”.
Swedish company OceanSky Cruises is offering trips to the North Pole aboard the Airlander 10, aka “The Flying Bum”.
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Adam Nebbs

Adam Nebbs

Adam has lived in Hong Kong since 1988. He briefly managed the demise of the Wanderlust travel bookshop on Hollywood road in the mid 1990s, then worked as Associate Editor on Cathay Pacific’s inflight magazine Discovery for several years. He began writing Travellers’ Checks for Post Magazine in 1998, working for several years under the pseudonym Peter Walbrook. A former contributing editor for the exclusive luxury travel guide NB Review, he has also edited several books, including the first-ever travel guide to Uzbekistan in 1996, and 'The Amazing Adventures of Betsy And Niki' (2008) by Captain Charles “Chic” Eather. His non-fiction book 'The Great Fire of Hong Kong', was published in 2010.