We're all smiles in Tierra del Fuego National Park (Julia Kocubinski)
We're all smiles in Tierra del Fuego National Park
Canoeing in Tierra del Fuego National Park (Julia Kocubinski)
Canoeing in Tierra del Fuego National Park
Say cheese! (Julia Kocubinski)
Say cheese!
Beautiful day for a hike in Tierra del Fuego (Julia Kocubinski)
Beautiful day for a hike in Tierra del Fuego
Rebecca and our guide in Tierra del Fuego (Julia Kocubinski)
Rebecca and our guide in Tierra del Fuego
Polar Star and Ocean Nova getting ready for their next trip (Julia Kocubinski)
Polar Star and Ocean Nova getting ready for their next trip
Our home for the next 10 nights. Cozy! (Julia Kocubinski)
Our home for the next 10 nights. Cozy!
Crossing the Drake Passage (Julia Kocubinski)
Crossing the Drake Passage
Suprisingly calm Drake Passage on the way to Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Suprisingly calm Drake Passage on the way to Antarctica
Our first landing! (Julia Kocubinski)
Our first landing!
Seal in front of penguin colony (Julia Kocubinski)
Seal in front of penguin colony
Chinstrap penguins in Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Chinstrap penguins in Antarctica
Carrying a rock to build his mate's nest (Julia Kocubinski)
Carrying a rock to build his mate's nest
Penguin walking to shore for another rock (Julia Kocubinski)
Penguin walking to shore for another rock
Penguin colony on Aitcho Island (Julia Kocubinski)
Penguin colony on Aitcho Island
Beth taking pictures (Julia Kocubinski)
Beth taking pictures
Chinstrap Penguins in Yankee Harbor (Julia Kocubinski)
Chinstrap Penguins in Yankee Harbor
Wedell Seal in Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Wedell Seal in Antarctica
Nesting penguins. Notice the pairs! (Julia Kocubinski)
Nesting penguins. Notice the pairs!
I had to try the self portrait! (Julia Kocubinski)
I had to try the self portrait!
A little sun came out on day two! (Julia Kocubinski)
A little sun came out on day two!
Beth enjoying the sunshine and views of Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Beth enjoying the sunshine and views of Antarctica
Ice chunks floating by on the way to Paradise Harbor (Julia Kocubinski)
Ice chunks floating by on the way to Paradise Harbor
Huge icebergs resting near Paradise Harbor (Julia Kocubinski)
Huge icebergs resting near Paradise Harbor
Glaciers and icebergs collide! (Julia Kocubinski)
Glaciers and icebergs collide!
We weren't sure we would make it - might be too much ice! (Julia Kocubinski)
We weren't sure we would make it - might be too much ice!
Getting ready for our landing (Julia Kocubinski)
Getting ready for our landing
Alex gets our kayaks ready for our first paddle! (Julia Kocubinski)
Alex gets our kayaks ready for our first paddle!
Our kayak guide Kevin and fellow kayakers John and Norman (Julia Kocubinski)
Our kayak guide Kevin and fellow kayakers John and Norman
Our first kayaking in Antarctica!! (Julia Kocubinski)
Our first kayaking in Antarctica!!
Smile! Kayaking Neko Harbor in Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Smile! Kayaking Neko Harbor in Antarctica
Looking back at the Orlova - we kayaked a long way! (Julia Kocubinski)
Looking back at the Orlova - we kayaked a long way!
A group picture - with some cold foggy spots on the camera! (Julia Kocubinski)
A group picture - with some cold foggy spots on the camera!
Lots of ice in Neko Harbor (Julia Kocubinski)
Lots of ice in Neko Harbor
Huge iceberg floats into our ship (Julia Kocubinski)
Huge iceberg floats into our ship
Loading the kayaks onto the ship (Julia Kocubinski)
Loading the kayaks onto the ship
The Orlova in Paradise Harbor (Julia Kocubinski)
The Orlova in Paradise Harbor
Kayaking along (Julia Kocubinski)
Kayaking along
The giant glaciers coming down to Paradise Harbor (Julia Kocubinski)
The giant glaciers coming down to Paradise Harbor
Paradise Harbor (Julia Kocubinski)
Paradise Harbor
Looking down on Camp Brown (Julia Kocubinski)
Looking down on Camp Brown
Penguins in front of the Orlova and Ocean Nova (Julia Kocubinski)
Penguins in front of the Orlova and Ocean Nova
Colony of Adelie Penguins (Julia Kocubinski)
Colony of Adelie Penguins
In front of Ocean Nova and the Orlova (Julia Kocubinski)
In front of Ocean Nova and the Orlova
More penguins, and the weather was turning! (Julia Kocubinski)
More penguins, and the weather was turning!
Hanging out in the cabin between landings (Julia Kocubinski)
Hanging out in the cabin between landings
Ice floating along the shear cliffs of Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Ice floating along the shear cliffs of Antarctica
Mountains coming straight out of the Antarctic waters (Julia Kocubinski)
Mountains coming straight out of the Antarctic waters
And then the sun came out! (Julia Kocubinski)
And then the sun came out!
Kayaking to the "iceberg graveyard" (Julia Kocubinski)
Kayaking to the "iceberg graveyard"
Icebergs in the harbor of Port Lockroy (Julia Kocubinski)
Icebergs in the harbor of Port Lockroy
Penguins at Port Lockroy (Julia Kocubinski)
Penguins at Port Lockroy
Port Lockroy (Julia Kocubinski)
Port Lockroy
Nesting penguins at Port Lockroy (Julia Kocubinski)
Nesting penguins at Port Lockroy
Calm waters of Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Calm waters of Antarctica
A humpback came to say hello! (Julia Kocubinski)
A humpback came to say hello!
Humpback whale in Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Humpback whale in Antarctica
It came pretty close to us! (Julia Kocubinski)
It came pretty close to us!
Humpback diving down (Julia Kocubinski)
Humpback diving down
Tail fin of the diving humpback. So close to our kayaks! (Julia Kocubinski)
Tail fin of the diving humpback. So close to our kayaks!
Saying hello one last time (Julia Kocubinski)
Saying hello one last time
Visiting a seal floating on an iceberg while kayaking (Julia Kocubinski)
Visiting a seal floating on an iceberg while kayaking
Our trusty guide Kevin (Julia Kocubinski)
Our trusty guide Kevin
Floating ice in Cuverville Island (Julia Kocubinski)
Floating ice in Cuverville Island
Cuverville Island (Julia Kocubinski)
Cuverville Island
Resting seals (Julia Kocubinski)
Resting seals
Kayaking close to the seal (Julia Kocubinski)
Kayaking close to the seal
Our Antarctic BBQ! (Julia Kocubinski)
Our Antarctic BBQ!
And a little entertainment by Julian! (Julia Kocubinski)
And a little entertainment by Julian!
Beautiful sun over the Antarctic waters (Julia Kocubinski)
Beautiful sun over the Antarctic waters
Sunset in Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Sunset in Antarctica
Singing in the lounge.... (Julia Kocubinski)
Singing in the lounge....
and dancing! (Julia Kocubinski)
and dancing!
Entering Deception Island (Julia Kocubinski)
Entering Deception Island
Deception Island (Julia Kocubinski)
Deception Island
Deception island (Julia Kocubinski)
Deception island
Hiking to Neptune's Window (Julia Kocubinski)
Hiking to Neptune's Window
Neptune's Window (Julia Kocubinski)
Neptune's Window
Steam rising from the beach at Deception Island (Julia Kocubinski)
Steam rising from the beach at Deception Island
Taking the plunge!! (Julia Kocubinski)
Taking the plunge!!
Colder than I expected! (Julia Kocubinski)
Colder than I expected!
But we were all smiles (Julia Kocubinski)
But we were all smiles
Chasing two humpbacks on our last landing in Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
Chasing two humpbacks on our last landing in Antarctica
We didn\'t want to get too close (Julia Kocubinski)
We didn\'t want to get too close
A group kayaks with humpback whales in Antarctica (Julia Kocubinski)
A group kayaks with humpback whales in Antarctica
Jim had to test out the drysuit! (Julia Kocubinski)
Jim had to test out the drysuit!
Julia Kocubinski
Ladies Trip to Antarctica