A place I have read so much about and dreamt about and I am going there on Dec 14th 2011. I did visit. Breathtaking and the experience of a lifetime
On December 1911, Roald Amundsen and the crew of the Fram were the first explorers to reach the South Pole.
magical sea ice
start of a blizzard.
I visited Antarctica Dec 2011, fantastic.
A 21st century hero: Sir Ranulph Fiennes, who will be walking across the Antarctic in winter. Departed from CT yesterday. www.thecoldestjourney.org Image and video hosting by TinyPic
Wilson of the Antarctic: Forgotten hero
A magical place. Read accompanying story. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-17560378
walking to the coast. Dronning Maud land
South Pole Telescope in profile.