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feet. The heaviest snow is on the coast; there no snowfall at the center of the continent.
Did you forget anything? We didn’t really forget anything. We would have like to have a thermometer just for fun.
Were there any surprises on the trip? don’t think we had any real surprises. We were surprised how warm it was on some days.
Where will you go next? Not really sure. (Australia?)
MD: Sea-Sickness: Occasionally I feel queasy even on a mild day. We are not crossing the Drake Channel on a ship (thank you Gary), as it is known to be the roughest water in the world. However, I've read Trip Adviser entries saying the ship can be a bit "rocky" when the winds are strong. I decided to stock up on GINGER products (daughter Dorsey says ...
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 :).
The M/V Ocean Nova is a modern and comfortable vessel. She was built in Denmark in 1992 to sail the ice-choked waters of Greenland, and her ice-strengthened hull is ideally suited for expedition travel in Antarctica. The M/V Ocean Nova has capacity for 68 passengers accommodated in comfortable outside cabins, all with private facilities,including dedicated single, twin and triple cabins. In addition ...
CLASSIC ANTARCTICA AIR-CRUISE | 2014-15 Ship: Ocean Nova
7 DAYS & 6 NIGHTS
Jumping over Cape Horn and the mythical waters of the Drake Passage, ANTARCTICA XXI takes you to one of the most spectacular places on earth, the coldest, highest, windiest, driest, and remotest continent – Antarctica.
Day 1 Arrive in Punta Arenas, Chile, where you are welcomed ...