Kayaking in Antarctica February 28th 2011 So on teh 28th, after another rough weather morning with no landings we finally got to make a landing / go kayaking in the afternoon. This was pretty exciting for everyone! Although it wasn't "continental" Antarctica and was just an island it was still the first time we were setting foot on Antarctic soil / rock / snow / whatever - we weren't really sure. The location for this momentous event was ... read more
Antarctica » Antarctica Speculation over the existence of a "southern land" was not confirmed until the early 1820s when British and American commercial operators and British and Russian national expeditions began exploring the Antarctic Peninsula region and other areas sou... ... read more
I love to travel but don't do anywhere near enough of it for pleasure. It seems I'm only ever travelling for work. So to begin with I'm taking time out to travel the Americas and Antarctica. I'll be going down to the Antarctic Circle and up to the Arctic Circle. Countries visited will include: Argentina, Chile, Antactica, Uraguay, Brazil, United States and Canada.
After that I'll join the current batch of exchange students doing "Safari" around my home country, Australia...
After this I will only have Europe left to tick off the list of continents (having already done a very small part... full info