December 29, 2016

Changing your life direction. Contemplating the thought alone could be a catalyst for change. This thought can cross your mind at any age or life phase, particularly around this time of the year; for me it’s always a question that comes up while traveling. Bill Smith is a wise and accomplished Scottish ski patroller, artist, and polar expedition guide that I met on my trip to Antarctica through Oceanwide Expeditions. During the long days at sea, he served us passengers solid advice on the age ol...

December 28, 2016

Packing for adventures is a personal game. Everyone has their own thing of what works for them, and it constantly evolves as you learn on each trip. There are two different sections to my Antarctica Packing List -- the actual gear you’ll need to survive in Antarctica, and then the miscellaneous packing items that will make your trip much more pleasant.

Whatever company you travel with to Antarctica will provide you with a detailed packing list for your specific trip, which is really helpful and...

December 7, 2016

Traveling to Antarctica captures part of your soul and drops you in a majestic, serene, unlivable and harsh world where you are disconnected from everything. I recently spent 10 days on a cruise to Antarctica, facing harsh weather in a completely unfamiliar yet magical world, and soaked in quite a few life lessons that I’ll carry with me for the rest of my life.

Photo Credit: Stephanie Huston

1. Expect Icebergs Ahead

Just as with going through the rollercoaster of life, you never know what to expec...

December 5, 2016

I recently got back from my 7th continent trip – a basecamp activity cruise to Antarctica. As one would anticipate, it truly was a trip of a lifetime and filled with unexpected adventures at every turn. These majestic sights and stunning opportunities are out there and yours for the taking as well – this trip took me years of dreaming and planning, and it was worth every minute dedicated. Use these seven wild and wonderful Antarctica adventures below to spark your imagination and dream of experi...

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