After months of joyful anticipation and buying fleeces, thermo-shirts and thermos-leggings, waterproof parka’s:
– SURREAL –
We really are off cruising to the South Pole!
Walking up the ship, we noticed in the waiting line it is a very mixed group of passengers – in ages and in nationality. There was even one guy in shorts, I wondered if I should inform him- "Hey, we are going to Antarctica... it's Cold there..."
We settled in our lovely cabin, Jurgen switched his Garmin to 'nautical mode' and off the security briefing we were
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