--- Menu --- Blog Traveler Blogs News Travel Tips Responsible Travel Our Office Adventure Life's Official Blog Author Courtney Jordan 1460 days ago Today we got to sleep in a little bit and then we were off for a day of hiking. Was really a great hike and not too challenging. Again saw lots of animals and our joke was to take pictures of them … Author Rhonda Markel 1460 days ago We awoke in Darwin Bay to a view of Genovesa Island. It was but a short panga ride to the beach where Gaby and Pepe, our guides, introduced us to some of the local inhabitants - red-footed boobies, … Author Glory Moore 1461 days ago Giant land tortoises, that is. Our trip up into the highlands was, again, a bit damp, but that will never stop me from having a great time! What interesting creatures these land tortoises are, and … Author Courtney Jordan 1461 days ago After a great breakfast and pack up of lunch, we are off to see the park. We are in and out of the van all day with our little group and really get to see a lot. Salto Grande Waterfall, Grey … Author Rhonda Markel 1461 days ago To dream is to be alive!
Ever since I was a little girl I dreamed about visiting the Galapagos Islands. Little did I know, that one day I would achieve that dream, not from Montreal where I was born, … Author Alex Carter Two sisters (old) one an archeologist visit lost ancient sites and find adventures in both old and new Turkey. Thought they would recover on posh cruise down the Danube. Author Glory Moore 1462 days ago The morning weather started off a bit on the dreary side which didn't make for spectacular photography, but that didn't stop me from shooting a lot of flamingo photos. One of my ''so close'' moments … Author Courtney Jordan 1462 days ago We are up early and again a little confusion, as we never rec'd our welcome packet upon arrival in Santiago. We wait outside the hotel early, as we know we are supposed to get picked up for the … Author Jayne Hope Slideshow We travelled as far south as Antarctica, where complete solitude was discovered.\"El Mitad del Mundo\" was the most northernly stop. Hiked the \"W\" circuit of Torres del Paine … Author Glory Moore 1463 days ago If I didn't have the photos to prove it, I'd think I was dreaming. Quite possibly one of my favorite islands this trip. The weather being perfect made it that much more magical. Took tons (and by … Author Courtney Jordan 1463 days ago After an early flight (which is longer than we thought and there was no food), we are hungry and ready to officially start the trip. After a little confusion with transportation, we take a taxi to … Author Glory Moore 1464 days ago The trip is off to a grand start. Got settled in on the Millennium, organized the photo bag and then headed back to the island for a trip to the educational center. Great photography opportunities … Author Courtney Jordan 1464 days ago After a long night of travel, we arrive in Santiago around 10am. It is pretty hot. We walk around Bella Vista after checking in to the hotel. We have to go to bed early, as our flight is at 5:30am … Author Adventure Life 1470 days ago See rockhopper penguins up close on a Falkland Islands tour. Photo by: Jo Turner
An absolutely stunning day today! Due to departing Antarctica a half day early, the Expedition Leader requested … Author Adventure Life 1470 days ago An absolutely stunning day today! Due to departing Antarctica a half day early, the Expedition Leader requested permission for an additional landing in the Falklands. The landing was at Steeple … Author Adventure Life 1472 days ago Kapitan Khlebnikov breaking ice. Photo by Paul Orenstein
Yesterday's attempt at the Shetland Islands was a bust, again due to weather. Winds were blowing hard, and word was that all the ships in … Author Adventure Life 1472 days ago Pete Dohrn takes the Polar Plunge! Photo from Gregory Dohrn's Antarctica album
This is it. Our last chance to make it to the Emperor Penguin Rookery at Snow Hill. At 5:30 AM, … Author Adventure Life 1472 days ago Adelie penguins jumping into sea
Woke to poor visibility and the 5:30am announcement that helicopter flights to Snow Hill were delayed. An hour went by and another announcement came … Author Elizabeth Conway 1472 days ago Adventure Life Women explore Antarctica
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Just a quick note to let you all know that we have fallen in deep deep love with Antarctica. I will fill you … Author Adventure Life 1473 days ago Emperor Penguins in Antarctica. Photo by Laurie Allread
This morning I woke to ice on three sides of the ship. Being trapped with ice all around made for a wonderfully peaceful night of sleep and … Author Elizabeth Conway 1476 days ago After all, I have a new penguin snow-globe promise to live up to. Author Elizabeth Conway 1477 days ago ...in the hands of a three-year-old.
As promised, I brought my son Samuel home a penguin ... in the form of a snow-globe purchased in Ushuaia. He loved it, and dropped it on his way into school for … Author Elizabeth Conway 1478 days ago And Antarctica brought it enthusiastically to the surface. Here's just a few of the species I can add to my developing bird-log: Magellanic Woodpecker (spotted during our hike in Tierra del Fuego … Author Adventure Life 1478 days ago Image from Gregory Dohrn's Antarctica Journal
What a day! Today we entered Antarctic Sound, also known as Iceberg Alley. And what a place it is! Gigantic table icebergs float everywhere, and on …