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 Antarctic Territory, Ross Dependency, Adélie Land, Peter I Island, the Australian Antarctic Territory, Queen Maud Land, the Chilean Antarctic Territory, Argentine Antarctica and the Marie Byrd Land (unclaimed).

Travel articles about Antarctica

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Visit Antarctica – 20 inspiring places in the 7th Continent

Visit Antarctica Antarctica is an astounding travel destination, though most people would love to go there but don’t know what experiences are possible within the Antarctic Continent itself. Traveling 15 days within Antarctica gave me superlative insight of its geography, regional flora and fauna, and its history. On this page is a list of Antarctica’s […]

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Best Travel Experiences

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 become involved with them. On this page, I will describe some of the best travel experiences I’ve had, examples that can easily provide inspiration and motivation for […]

Best wildlife travel photos - Images of wild animals
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Best wildlife travel photos – Images of wild animals

Best Wildlife Photos 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 Wildlife images I made during my travels. I will update this page with more photos very soon. I hope you enjoy. NOTE: All these wildlife photos were […]

Antarctica Cruise Ship
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Antarctica 15-day cruise ship crossing the 66º circle

Antarctica Cruise Ship Anyone who’s been bitten by the travel bug and feels adventurous is undoubtedly fascinated by Antarctica. Once there, any traveler feels small, taking the pulse of Nature’s real power, thoroughly understanding the meaning of “remote.” It’s our Planet’s supreme expression of grandeur: the white vastness of snow and ice, the contrasting deep […]

Antarctica Travel Guide
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Antarctica travel guide – All you need to know

Antarctica travel guide Antarctica is an astounding travel destination, though most people would love to go there but don’t know what experiences are possible within the Antarctic continent itself. Traveling 15 days inside an Antarctica cruise ship gave me superlative insight of its geography, regional flora and fauna, and its history. On this page is […]

What to Do in Antarctica
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What to do in Antarctica – List of best experiences

What to Do in Antarctica Just visiting Antarctica is already a unique experience. Not many people have traveled to this remote land and few of them who did have returned. It’s indeed a once-in-a-lifetime trip, achievable only by the most fortunate. That said, if you’re part of the small number of people who have the […]

Visit Half Moon Island - forsaken humid Antarctica
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Visit Half Moon Island – forsaken humid Antarctica

Visit Half Moon Island 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 it captivated me from the first moment. Half Moon Island At first glance I noticed the wreck of an old Norwegian wooden whaling boat, thousands of […]

Penguin Stories of Antarctica - Surviving Petermann Island
Wildlife

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 close contact with thousands and thousands of penguins. Of course I’ve seen penguins in other places in the world (Ecuador, Peru, Chile and Argentina), but, penguins, ice, and the incredible […]