For many, spotting polar bears in the Arctic or walking amongst the penguin colonies of Antarctica is a once-in-a-lifetime dream. However, for some, an expedition cruise to the polar regions can spark a lifetimes obsession and for Martin, the latter was very much the case! For nearly 10 years, Martin has been involved in the sale of expedition cruises to the polar regions, which ultimately led to him co-found expedition cruise specialist, Polar Routes. He has been fortunate enough to experience multiple polar expedition cruises over the years, in a variety of different styles. He has a wealth of first-hand knowledge including how to decipher the huge choice of polar operators, ships and hundreds of cruise itineraries which explore these very special parts of the world.