Penguin moulting like a boss, Antarctica

An Important Life Lesson from Penguins in Antarctica

… This content has been created as part of my involvement in Microsoft’s #WorkWonders Program … Sometimes you have to get away from your everyday life to experience a special moment of clarity. To be able to properly ponder something that you’ve kind of always known but hadn’t really thought about for years. Standing inRead More

Beautiful crystal blue iceberg in Antarctica

Antarctica Cruise on the Akademik Ioffe with One Ocean Expeditions

I’ve always said that I wanted to see Antarctica with my own eyes, but as I sat on a frozen rock a few metres away from a colony of penguins I realised I had it all wrong. I wasn’t just seeing. I was feeling the snowflakes on my own skin as I watched them alightRead More

Antarctica on Akademik Ioffe icebreaker with One Ocean Expeditions

Antarctica’s Beautiful Cold Light of Day: a One Ocean experience

When you dream of doing something your entire life there is a danger you could be disappointed if that fantasy becomes a reality. Perhaps it won’t be as big, as impressive, as incredible as you’d always imagined it would be. Having recently returned from Antarctica I now know that I was never going to haveRead More

Beautiful Martial Glacier above Ushuaia

Ushuaia, Gateway to Antarctica: a Beginner’s Guide

… This content has been created as part of my involvement in Microsoft’s #WorkWonders Program … Ushuaia holds the crown for the southernmost city in the world and for being the most popular gateway to my ultimate travel dream, Antarctica. This Antarctica season has seen over 100,000 cruise visitors walking the streets of the TierraRead More

Antarctica Flights Review

Antarctica Flights Review – Sightseeing over the Frozen Continent

“This is one of the best things I’ve done in my life.” Considering all of the experiences I’ve managed to have so far, this is a pretty big call to make. And yet I find myself thinking it over and over again as I look down on the frozen beauty of Antarctica. Having flown fromRead More