Travel Blogs from Antarctica

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Horizontal Sleet and Hail and Polar Plunging, Deception Island-Telefon Bay, Greenwich Island-Yankee Harbor, Antarctica travel blog

Horizontal Sleet and Hail and Polar Plunging

A travel blog entry by jmabro

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Victoria, our resident Historian, had said that we had been really lucky with the weather but we should still experience some real Antarctic conditions. Well, today we did!!! We got up early to see the ship cruising through the very misty and somewhat ...

Besuch der Orcadas Station, Orcadas, Antarctica travel blog

Besuch der Orcadas Station

A travel blog entry by hwalsing

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Auf unserem Weg zu den South Shetlands fuhren wir durch die Washington Strait, eine Meerenge zwischen den South Orkney Inseln. Diese Washington Strait wird auch Eisberg Allee genannt. Wirklich begegneten wir schon vor der Einfahrt den ersten grösseren ...

Just a few snaps from my iPhone 5 of Antarctica., Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica travel blog

Just a few snaps from my iPhone 5 of Antarctica.

A travel blog entry by tonyproudfoot

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Just a few snaps from my iPhone 5 of my Antarctica ...

Neko Harbour and Paradise Bay, Paradise Harbour, Antarctica travel blog

Neko Harbour and Paradise Bay

A travel blog entry by conrad.bear

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   It was a gorgeous day for our second landing at Neko Harbour.  There were Chinstraps and Gentoo penguins mainly Gentoo though.   Anne and I decided not to climb the mountain and set up camp at the bottom. I ...

13th Mar - Iceberg Graveyard & Research station, Port Charcot, Antarctica travel blog

13th Mar - Iceberg Graveyard & Research station

A travel blog entry by stuwelly

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... blue skies had stayed with us throughout-making this a very memorable day indeed! In the evening we celebrated with a special Antarctica dinner- a barbeque in the dining room which had been decorated with colourful bunting and balloons. A fitting end to ...

Deception Island, Deception Island, Antarctica travel blog

Deception Island

A travel blog entry by fletcherclaytor

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We had 3 "landings" on Deception Island...and oh what landings! First of all-Deception Island is a C-shaped island and, it is a volcano. The "harbor" in the middle is actually the caldera. We landed first on the outside of the C. The beach, ...

A spot of shopping and posting mail in Antarctica, Port Lockroy, Antarctica travel blog

A spot of shopping and posting mail in Antarctica

A travel blog entry by kenanddonna2005

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We spent the day visiting a former British research station, which had been turned into a museum/post office.  It was just a big shed really … I wouldn't fancy spending a winter out there in that! It was interesting nonetheless and we sent ...

Nov 25, 2012, Cuverville Island, Antarctica travel blog

Nov 25, 2012

A travel blog entry by evs1210

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Camping, Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, Antarctica travel blog

Camping

A travel blog entry by austin451

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... camping.  Good friends, starry nights, cold beer, warm fires, maybe a guitar and definitely s'mores.   Camping in Antarctica doesn't involve any of these.  It does feature some things that are almost as good, like inconceivably fierce ...

The Great White Continent, South Shetlands and Antarctica, Antarctica travel blog

The Great White Continent

A travel blog entry by clive.emma

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We can barely believe it but yes we visited Antarctica. Well we had the most fabulous time. Antarctica is a simply amazing place and we went on the most beautiful boat with the friendliest, helpful and fun crew and we met just great people from ...

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