Ortelius in pack ice, Spitsbergen

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Menageries of Small Mammals Exist in Antarctica and the Arctic

There may not be any naturally occurring land mammals living in Antarctica right now, but this does not mean that the icy area was always like...

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Visiting Scott’s Terra Nova Hut - Cape Evans

I have read just about every account ever written on Scott’s Antarctic expeditions. Some hail him as a great hero; some claim he was an autocratic...

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Overall rating based on 7 votes

Dale Jacobsen
Blue Ice
by Dale Jacobsen on Antarctica

I had waited a lifetime to do this trip. I hoped it would live up to my expectations. Well, it was so far above and beyond anything I had hoped for, two years later, I am still under its influence. Most likely...

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Matt Schwachofer
My first Humpback! :)
by Matt Schwachofer on The Arctic

Had an amazing journey on the Rembrandt van Rijn Whale Safari. On day 2 we spotted a Humpback. My first one ever. It was a pity we didn't see any Bowheads. Hopefully next time. :)

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Sheyne Walsh

Just back today from 12 days on Ortelius from Spitsbergen to Greenland and finishing in Iceland. I travelled with my...

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Reem Asad
Wonderfull team
by Reem Asad on The Arctic

I have just returned from the Greenland trip, the team was wonderfull! their passion and enthusiasim for the region...

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Pia Can't Stay Still
by Pia Can't Stay Still on Antarctica

Everything from food to ship facilities and expedition staff were above my expectations. my trip was to Antarctica on...

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Aadil Desai

Had the most memorable voyage of my life when we went to Antarctica on board the MV Ortelius, thanks so much to all...

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