Scuba diving in Antarctica is a unique experience, close encounters with seals and diving around ice bergs. But there is much more. Like the wreck (an old Norwegian whaling factory ship) located at Foyn Harbour, off Enterprise Island (just south […]
They are the largest animals on Earth, yet they live off some of the smallest. They can grow to lengths of 30 meters (90 feet), but it is the microscopic zooplankton, krill and small fish that sustains them. These are […]
The majority of us hear the term health and presume that it’s something beyond our reach. Or maybe we believe that health is just for sophisticated yogis, holistic physicians, or health specialists, however not us– not daily individuals simply working […]
ot all penguins we see during our cruises are found on the snow-covered landscapes of Antarctica. In fact, numerous penguin species are distributed from the Antarctic right up to the warmer waters off New Zealand and South America as well […]
Dutch journalist Gemma Venhuizen embarked on the m/v Ortelius during the Weddell Sea cruise ‘In search of the emperor penguins – including helicopters’. Flying over the Antarctic Peninsula was a dream coming true.