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Map of Antarctica

ℹ️ The Antarctic Continent
  • Location: Antarctic region in the Southern Hemisphere.
  • Borders: Surrounded by the Southern Ocean.
  • Sub-regions: British Antarctic Territory, Ross Dependency, Adélie Land, Peter I Island, Australian Antarctic Territory, Queen Maud Land, Chilean Antarctic Territory, Argentine Antarctica and the Marie Byrd Land (not claimed).
  • Area: 14,000,000 km2.
  • Population: 1,000 in winter – 5,000 in the summer.
  • Discovered: First sighted in 1820 by the Russian expedition of Mikhail Lazarev and Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen.

📝 Travel articles about Antarctica:

Visit Half Moon Island – forsaken humid Antarctica

It was dark and foggy in Antarctica. My descent towards the south end of Half Moon Island was disagreeably damp, musty and cold, but yet…

Best wildlife travel photos – Images of wild animals

Animals are amazing. Wild and Beautiful. Everyone loves animal photos and wildlife pictures, so on this page, I assemble a few photos of the Best…

Penguin Stories of Antarctica – Surviving Petermann Island

Let’s face it, everyone likes penguins and everyone likes Antarctica. Definitely, one of my trip to Antarctica highlights was the opportunity of being in so…

Best Travel Experiences

Throughout the World, there are many wonderful places to travel to. Yet, some unique experiences remain secrets, only a few people having the chance to…

Antarctica 15-day Cruise – Crossing the 66º Circle Expedition

Traveling the least explored of the continents on board of a cruise ship is a dream for many. Antarctica is a continent located in the…

Antarctica Best Destinations – Travel Guide

“The Antarctica continent has no nations, but it has 8 official territorial claims. Antarctica has approximately 1000 inhabitants and is divided into nine sub-regions: British…

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