Category archives: Antarctica

Watch your step!

Ever slipped on the ice and hoped no one was watching? Photo submitted by Quark Passenger, Antarctica Dec. 2012.

Guest Post: Antarctica: Tips from a Quark Passenger by Kellie Netherwood

This guest post is from Kellie Netherwood, who travelled on the Ocean Diamond from 26 December 2012 to 14 January 2013 on the Explorers & Kings Expedition, visiting the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and Antarctica.  Kellie shares her travel and photography experiences to inspire others to create their own at Destination Unknown .  Her website features a section dedicated to her recent Antarctica travels and she shares some of her [...]

How to dress for polar travel

This helpful info-graphic starring our very own Merchandise Coordinator Jaymie,  will ensure that you are 100% prepared for your polar voyage.  Stay warm, dry and comfortable like a polar pro! Many of these items are available for purchase in our Polar Gear shop.    

Antarctic Hitchhiker

Looks like the Ocean Diamond has a little hitchhiker waiting to come aboard! (Click the photo to enlarge) Today’s Photo Of The Day comes courtesy of a passenger on our Antarctic Explorer voyage on the Ocean Diamond in December 2012.