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Ptarmigans are often quite hard to find, so I was quite happy that we found a pair close to our landing site. They were feeding a little and not that shy. 85 more words


Inspiring Traveler Interview on Art. Travel. Eat. Repeat. Blog

I was asked to be a part of an interview on a traveling blog, Art. Travel. Eat. Repeat. The interview asks about my experience and thoughts living and working in Antarctica. 29 more words



One of the highlights of a visit to a Walrus haul out site is always the smell. Unfortunately (or maybe fortunately for the readers) the smell can still not be captured in a photograph. 67 more words


Studio Ghibli Artworks at Polar Bear Gallery

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Studio Ghibli fans, get excited: a selection of original celluloids from director Hayao Miyazaki are on permanent display at Polar Bear Gallery, including scenes from My Neighbour Totoro, Princess Mononoke and Laputa: Castle in the Sky. 52 more words


Familiar faces

Meet Polar Bear #74. She is a 12-13 year old female who spends all her time in the north-west corner of Spitsbergen. I’ve met her this season already three different times, all three times in Smeerenburgfjord. 118 more words