A dozen roses or back rub—what is the better Valentine’s day gift?

Fluffy flowers

The Arctic cottongrass is the most widespread flowering plant found in the northern hemisphere and Arctic tundra regions.  Cotton grass is not actually a type of grass, but rather [...]

A view for two

Two king penguins take in the view on a perfect Antarctic Day! Photo taken by a Quark Expeditions passenger on our Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica voyage.

Penguins and sea kayaks

In this photo,  an Antarctic local carefully navigates some rocks, sea kayakers and a Quark ship in the background. Looks like a perfect day in Antarctica!  Feeling adventurous?[...]