Waterboat Point is connected by land to the Antarctic Peninsula only at low tide. Promised a continental landing, some of these tourists were confused by the water separating them from the Antarctic Peninsula. So they walked through the water to avoid any doubt.
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Zodiacs at Point Wild, Elephant Island. In the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica.
MODIS visible satellite image showing coccolithophore bloom in Southern Ocean
Balloon launch at Rothera Research Station panorama
Halley Research Station with aurora australis
The Terra Nova was a whaler and polar expedition ship, And is best known for carrying the 1910 British Antarctic Expedition, Robert Falcon Scott’s last expedition.