Hampton Inn Topeka

1515 SW Arrowhead Rd, Topeka, Kansas, 66604, United States | 3 star hotel
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Donice James's Class following us to Antarctica

A travel blog entry by wanlessmd

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... as 51 degrees one afternoon. We took off our coats when we were on hikes it was so warm. Third was the lack of vegetation. All animals on Antarctica live off the sea. We were asked to be very careful about stepping on vegetation as it will take up to 200 years to grow back.

Do you have diving suits? We took swim suits but no diving suits.

How beautiful was it there? To a young lady I would say it was ...

PREPARATIONS

A travel blog entry by wanlessmd

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... a new suitcase at Wal-mart and put it on the table in the dining room. What does one pack? Today Topeka is -8 degrees, three layers. Santiago, Chile is 86 degrees, definitely a swimming suit. The South Pole in Antarctica is -11. This requires layers, a swimming suit, long underwear, jeans, a sweatshirt and two coats....and a flask of Scotch. (Make that Vodka, to share ...

PENGUINS: THREE OF ANYTHING IS A COLLECTION!

A travel blog entry by wanlessmd

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My friend Lorraine McEwen says "Three of anything is a collection!" So now we have a penguin collection: A stuffed penguin from Jill Baker, a penguin birthday card from Lella Martin, and a windup plastic toy penguin from Joanie Underwood. Guess we'll have to keep collecting :).
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The SHIP: Ocean Nova

A travel blog entry by wanlessmd

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... Nothing but good things to say about it." Hope so!!!


You can see exactly where the ship is on this website: http://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/ind ex/positions/all/mmsi:309051000/shipnam e:OCEAN%20NOVA


Apparently, after some research, we found it had run aground in 2009... but looks like everyone on board had a good sense of humor about it and all worked out well.

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THE ITINERARY FOR THE ANTARTICA EXPERIENCE

A travel blog entry by wanlessmd

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... environment.

Your voyage may include visits to sites such as Paulet Island, Hope Bay, Port Lockroy, Petermann Island, Paradise Bay, Deception Island, the Lemaire Channel, or many other magnificent places.

Day 7 Return to King George Island and bid farewell to Antarctica before boarding the flight back to Punta Arenas. The program ends upon arrival at the airport in Punta ...

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Location

This 3 star hotel, located on 1515 SW Arrowhead Rd, Topeka, is near Topeka Zoological Park, Kansas State Capitol Building, Kansas Museum of History, and Gage Park.
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4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding