Twenty-four hours on the boat so far and the good news is that Drake’s Passage is currently as flat as a mill pond! Helen and Rebecca have had a great first day aboard the Ocean Endeavour, they spent the day attending lectures. They went to four covering: 1. The flying birds that we will see Read more about Drake’s Passage[…]
Yesterday Helen and Rebecca took a flight from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia , the southernmost city in the world, to meet the rest of the 2041 International Antarctic Expedition crew (so far they have met people from Australia, New York and Mexico) and get on their boat. The Ocean Endeavour, which you can see in Read more about Ushuaia, Argentina[…]
After 26 hours of travelling, via London Heathrow, Helen and Rebecca have made it to Buenos Aires, Argentina! On Sunday, they spent some time sightseeing in the capital making use of the hop on hop off bus. The whole tour took 3 and a half hours and gave them a great flavour of Buenos Aires. Read more about Buenos Aires, Argentina[…]
The Patana community came together on Thursday last week to wave goodbye to the intrepid explorers as they left school for Antarctica! There was lots of cheers as well as a few special penguin guests!