Antarctica: the vast wilderness
The coldest, windiest, driest, highest continent
Dave and I were lucky enough to join a rare hiking expedition on the Antarctic Peninsular – it was by accident, actually. I’d booked bunkbeds on a Russian research ship for our honeymoon (yeah, I know, seasickness, bunkbeds – it’s what romance is made of) and we only found out once we were in Antarctica that we were part of a one-off trip. We got to visit areas of Antarctica that are seldom seen by human eyes.
The pictures speak for themselves as to the heart-stopping beauty of this vast and inhospitable wilderness – its virtually impossible to take a bad shot!
Here is a glimpse of our time in Antarctica: