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Trip Begins: May 24, 2012
Trip Ends: Jun 1, 2012
We traveled to Buenos Aires and Iguazu Falls to visit with our son, Danny, who is studying in BA for a semester. With side trips to Colonia, Uruguay and the Tigre Delta, we had an action packed week of sightseeing and adventure. Enjoy our trip photos!!
See my photos : The Shassian\'s Excellent Argentinian Adventure
Trip Begins: Jan 25, 2012
Trip Ends: Feb 16, 2012
Some memories from the Finnish group that had the chance to see the beautiful wildlife of the Antarctic aboard the beautiful ship Silver Explorer.
See my photos : Unforgettable Antarctic trip aboard the Silver Explorer
Want to go? Silver Explorer : Classic Antarctica
Trip Begins: Nov 19, 2009
Trip Ends: Dec 1, 2009
I had the opportunity to travel to Antarctica with two of my favorite ladies. What a trip! The most beautiful and breathtaking place I have ever seen. Kayaking amongst icebergs, penguins, sea lions and even whales. How will I ever top this trip?
See my photos : Ladies Trip to Antarctica
Trip Begins: Nov 14, 2010
Trip Ends: Nov 27, 2010
2 nights Buenos Aires--1 day Tierra del Fuego National Park Ushuaia--4 days Mare Australis cruise through Magellan Straights and to Cape Horn--3 nights at Torres del Paine Eco Camp--2 nights at Estancia el Galpon, El Calafate--Ascent of Perito Moreno Glacier--Return home from El Calafate via Buenos Aires
See my photos : Patagonia Terry and Nancy November 2010
Want to go? End of the World
Trip Begins: Dec 21, 2011
Trip Ends: Jan 5, 2012
We were on board the holiday 2011 sailing of L\'Austral with stops on the Falkland Islands, South Georgia Island, Antarctica, the South Shetland Islands and Cape Horn.
See my photos : Memories of Falkland Islands, South Georgia and Antarctica
Want to go? L'Austral : Antarctica
Trip Begins: Dec 30, 2011
Trip Ends: Jan 14, 2012
My Antarctica Journal: Having crossed the Arctic Circle, Cancer, Capricorn, the Equator and International dateline, I was determined to complete the list by crossing the Antarctic Circle. I embarked on the Sea Spirit for their Southern Antarctica Expedition Cruise,
See my photos : Antarctica Journal
Trip Begins: Jan 11, 2012
Trip Ends: Jan 30, 2012
Bogota is a high altitude city with a 500+ year history involving Spain and Europe. Of interest is the fact that the Colombian government is the most friendly to the USA of all South American countries. We saw evidence of progress in many facets of the country. The flag represent their history and culture: yellow for the gold mined, blue for the two oceans (Pacific and Atlantic) that flank the …
See my photos : Colombia Trip
I went to: Argentina
Trip Begins: Nov 12, 2011
Trip Ends: Nov 30, 2011
When my wife and I finally went to Antarctica in November on the Ocean Nova, a “Quark” ship that carried us and 62 other passengers, it was the highlight of the year, if not a lifetime (well not yet!).
See my photos : ANTARCTICA 2011
Want to go? Ocean Nova (QU) : Explorers' Quest via the Antarctic Peninsula, Falklands, and South Georgia - 2011/2012
Trip Begins: Dec 3, 2010
Trip Ends: Dec 30, 2010
We had an unbelievable vacation this winter. We made a 20 thousand mile trip across half of the world. We had 15 stops in 27 days in Argentina, Chile and at several Antarctic Islands. We crossed all three natural passages between Atlantic and Pacific oceans including the Magellan Channel, Beagle Channel and Drake Passage, and washed our hands in waters of each of them. We landed at Cape Horn and …
See my photos : Antarctica Voyage on Ocean Nova and Patagonia journey
Trip Begins: Jan 17, 2012
Trip Ends: Jan 26, 2012
What a breathtakingly beautiful area Patagonia is! It is a land of contrasts: with flat arid plains around Puerto Madryn and Peninsula Valdez and its penguin colonies and Estancias, to the awesome glaciers and otherworldly rock formations of El Calafate near the central western border of Argentina. At its southernmost tip are the enormous craggy mountain ranges and tranquil shores, and wooded …
See my photos : Patagonia Trip
Trip Begins: Jan 27, 2011
Trip Ends: Feb 12, 2011
The land and people of Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego are special indeed. There are few places left in the world where one can experience the untouched beauty and remoteness of nature and the friendliness of the people who inhabit such places. Here is the adventure of my Patagonia Trip!
See my photos : Heidi\'s End of the World Adventure
Trip Begins: Dec 4, 2011
Trip Ends: Dec 16, 2011
It began as a whim or perhaps more a dream as 3 long time colleagues acknowledged the effects of aging on their bodies but not on their spirits or sense of adventure. WE MUST do an adventure while we are all able and willing, they declared. So despite anxiety regarding care for their three aging mothers during this adventure, the dreaming and research began......First, the date. Between work and …
See my photos : Awesome Argentina Tour
Trip Begins: Dec 11, 2011
Trip Ends: Dec 22, 2011
It was an extraordinary trip; Antarctica, a continent, is an environment of monochromatic beauty accented with remarkable lighting. All the shades of white, grey and black in the skies, clouds, ice, land and sea depict a calmness, a serenity, a cohesiveness that is almost hypnotic. Watching the landscape/seascape never grew old. See the Monochromatic Antarctica attached photos.I\'ve now had the …
See my photos : Antarctica
Trip Begins: Dec 8, 2010
Trip Ends: Dec 19, 2010
....to finally walking up the gangplank of what everybody had been anticipating for more than a year. Would it do justice to expectations? Suffice it to say at this stage that Silversea\'s brochure seems to thrive on British understatement.
See my photos : Antarctic on Prince Albert II
Want to go? Silver Explorer : Classic Antarctica