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This story honors the indomitable spirit of Endurance’s crew, and the selfless leadership of Sir Ernest Shackleton. He may have failed to achieve his dream of being the first to reach the South Pole, but his leadership is recognized in ensuring his men’s survival and safe return. 1,285 more words
“To travel is to live”…Hans Christian Anderson
“Once a year go somewhere you’ve never been” …Dalai Lama
August is our travelling month. This is the time of the year that we don’t necessarily go see anyone we know but rather get to know one another again through an adventure of our choosing, although some adventures choose us! 409 more words
The launch of a new Hurtigruten expedition ship will bring Antarctica to the masses, the UK MD of the Norwegian-based company said last night.
The 500 passengers on Roald Amundsen will not be merely ‘waving at penguins’, as guests on some other ships do, but be standing beside them, said Magnus Zetterberg at the launch of virtual reality headsets to give Hurtigruten agents and guests a 3D preview of some of the highlights of the voyages. 474 more words