Travel Blogs from Nunavut
Today the graceful, classic lines of a DC-3 arrived in Pond Inlet. Arctic Kingdom chartered this plane for the next two weeks to use as a supply plane to move our gear around from Oshawa, to Iqaluit, to Pond Inlet, and finally Grise Fiord. It's a converted DC-3 - with the old rotax engines removed and a Basler turbo-prop installed instead. The …
Day 2 - slogging gear from the airport to the container and back to the airport Another beautiful day in Pond. The sun is shining and again, hardly a breathe of wind. Today was spent mainly going through the two 40 foot containers that Arctic Kingdom has here in Pond Inlet. The containers contain boat engines, boats, tents, cots, chairs, kitchen …
Toronto to Pond Inlet Spring has just come to Toronto - cherry blossoms, magnolia trees in full bloom, green all around, the buzz of lawn mowers has just begun, and I am leaving it all, to head up to the frozen white north to lead a Korean film group to see beluga, narwahl (hopefully) and bowhead whale on the Navy Board inlet ice floe edge. This …
... I hadn't told her my situation or that I was Australian, so the girls at the desk must have. I had to ask her to repeat which direction she wanted me to turn at one stage as I was distracted by her questions! She apologized, but I said that was fine, because its part of driving to be able to concentrate on several things at once! Before I knew it, we were pulling into the parking lot at MPI and I heard Bonnie say, "come inside so I can give you the good news." I'd ...
... invest in some Jets clothing before that, apparently you can get funny looks from the local fans if you rock up not wearing team colours!
I just booked on line with this amazing deals site called Hotwire.com, which gives you discount deals on flights, hotels etc. Spring Break begins 22nd March, so I'm going to Vancouver for six nights from 23rd March until the 29th. School starts again on 1st April, and then it's right through until the end of June. So I have ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Sauniq Hotel Nunavut
Other places to stay in Nunavut
The Astro Hill Terrace, Iqaluit | 3 star hotelfrom $219
Building 807, Iqaluit | Hotelfrom $189
1036 Ring Road, Iqaluit | 3 star hotelfrom $155
Box 387, Iqaluit | 3 star hotelfrom $119
Box 40 NU X0C 0G0, Rankin Inlet | Hotelfrom $197
P.O. Box 53, Nunavut | Hotelfrom $135
3618 McAvoy Rd., Box 820, Nunavut | Hotelfrom $149