Why should Argentina’s Iguazu Falls be on your bucketlist?

I hadn’t even given a thought about Iguazu Falls, until I saw the pictures of the massive waterfalls on one of my friend’s camera, who visited Argentina recently. I was instantly filled with awe. When planning our trip to Argentina, my husband wasn’t keen on seeing the Iguazu Falls, but …

Paradise Bay in Antarctica

After spending a tiring morning at Useful Island, it was time to take it easy, a zodiac cruise. We didn’t really have …

Half Moon Island in Antarctica

Half Moon Island was our last landing during our Antarctica trip. Even before we began our excursion in Half Moon Island, the Expedition Team showed us pictures of the landing site and announced that we had immense chances of seeing Chinstrap penguins and its newly born chicks.

Whale Watching in Antarctica

One of the biggest surprises and experiences awaited for us in Wilhelmina Bay! An unexpected visit for an amazing experience…

Cuverville Island (Antarctica)

Our first landing of the day was at the Cuverville Island. We had two choices – either do a painfully steep hike up to the top of the mountain to see panoramic views of the landscapes or spend time walking near the island shores to see the colonies of Gentoo penguins. Guess what we did?!

Landing on the Useful Island

We kicked off our New Years with a landing to Useful Island, an amazing island situated in the middle of the Gerlache Strait off the coast of Graham Land. Intense hike, plenty of penguins and amazing view, what more could we ask 🙂

Jougla Point and Port Lockroy

Pre New-Years eve celebrations kicked off with our fabulous journey across Peltier Channel and visiting Jougla Point filled with penguins and their young ones and Port Lockroy.

The Magical Peltier Channel

Peltier Channel is a channel 6 nautical miles (11 km) long, in a NE-SW direction, seems like its filled with pure white milk. Just magical!

Hiking at Orne Harbor

Orne Harbor was our first Antarctic Continental landing. We hiked up, huffing and puffing, the view from top was all worth the hike up! We saw plenty of Chinstrap Penguins doing the same hike but they do this everyday!