Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Natural Encounters in Antarctica

Click to read entire fall/winter issue.
My article starts on page 14.
Story by Katharine Fletcher, photos and magazine cover by Eric Fletcher

A 19-day Expedition to the End of the World

Antarctica conjures images of penguins, snow and icebergs

Many of us also recall vivid tales of exploration, where heroic explorers such as Britain’s Sir Ernest Shackleton and Norway’s Roald Amundsen raced to reach the South Pole.

The southernmost continent had been on our bucket list, so last December my husband Eric and I booked on Norwegian company Hurtigruten’s 19-day Great Antarctic Expedition. MV Fram would depart Ushuaia, Argentina, bound for the Falkland, South Georgia and the South Orkney islands—destination Antarctica.
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Read the full story at Dreamscapes online.

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