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Henryk Arctowski Polish Antarctic Station

Admiralty Bay
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Icy wilderness

We went to Arctowski base with a Hurtigruten cruise to Antarctica. In late November the base was... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2015
Jules255100
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Melbourne, Australia
Bring along cash & your passport

Visited in November 2011 and was happy to have smuggled my passport off the ship in a waterproof... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2014
kaisatsu
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Oslo, Norway
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Jan 12, 2015
“Icy wilderness”
Dec 4, 2014
“Bring along cash & your passport”
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Reviewed January 12, 2015

We went to Arctowski base with a Hurtigruten cruise to Antarctica. In late November the base was still surrounded by deep snow, and a recent batch of researchers had arrived. It was great to be able to visit a working base. They had some of...More

1  Thank Jules255100
Reviewed December 4, 2014

Visited in November 2011 and was happy to have smuggled my passport off the ship in a waterproof bag. In Port Lockroy, our expedition crew arranged to have the visitor's stamp brought out to the ship for memento stamps in our passports, but they did...More

5  Thank kaisatsu
Reviewed November 6, 2014

We arrived on a bitterly cold day which eventually blew into a mini-blizzard but the scientists at the station made us incredibly welcome. The cosy wood-panelled interior was a perfect antidote to the weather outside, and we were supplied with copious amounts of coffee, cake...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2016
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Reviewed February 5, 2015
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Reviewed May 14, 2013
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