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Uncommon Truths About the Arctic and Arctic Travel

Uncommon Truths About the Arctic and Arctic Travel

The literal translation of the “Arctic” is “near the bear”, which may draw up images of polar bears and other Arctic-dwelling creatures. However, the name was actually given to the Arctic in refer

Arctic Travel - Iceland and Geothermal Wonders

Arctic Travel - Iceland and Geothermal Wonders

When you choose an Arctic voyage that includes Iceland plan to spend several days touring the island country when the voyage concludes.

Arctic - Iceland's Birds Escorting Us Home - Expedition part 9

Arctic - Iceland's Birds Escorting Us Home - Expedition part 9

As we bid good-bye to Scoresbysund our environment for the past five days we also said goodbye to the sun.

Exploring Modern Arctic Life - Expedition part 8

Exploring Modern Arctic Life - Expedition part 8

Expedition – Arctic voyage September 14, 2011

Arctic Ice and Ancient Culture - Expedition part 7

Arctic Ice and Ancient Culture - Expedition part 7

Expedition - September 13, 2011 - East Greenland Arctic Adventure continues

Arctic Fast Ice Under the Mid- Autumn Moon - Expedition part 6

Arctic Fast Ice Under the Mid- Autumn Moon - Expedition part 6

September 12, 2011

Hidden Treasures in the Arctic - Expedition part 5

Hidden Treasures in the Arctic - Expedition part 5

September 11, 2011 – Sydkap Peninsula, Scoresbysund East Greenland

Arctic Adventure Travel - Expedition part 4

Arctic Adventure Travel - Expedition part 4

September 10th – Afternoon landing

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition part 3

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition part 3

Today we landed in East Greenland for the next part of our Arctic adventure!

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition part 2

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition part 2

Today the ship cruised north through the Svalbard Archipelago.

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition September 2011

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition September 2011

Spitsbergen - Sept 4, 11 - posted by Sharon Keating

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Sharon's still up in the Arctic until next week. This blog post by Jim Taylor. When Sharon returns she will post details of her adventure along with some great photos so stay tuned.

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