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The countdown thread !!!

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The countdown thread !!!

It seems a few of us are counting down at the moment - so share here!!

How long to go.

Which ship and company.

Which route.

Past traveller or first timer.

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101. Re: The countdown thread !!!

Antarctic XXI Fly the Drake

Polar Circle

jan 1, 2014

Ocean Nova

We've done India twice, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand, Burma, Sri Lanka, Hong Kong, and Cuba over the pass 6 years with both our boys now13. & 16 for Xmas vacation. Now we plan to venture to cooler climates. Two days in Santiago, five days on Easter Island, 2 in Punta Arenas, then the Fly Cruse into the Polar Circle.

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102. Re: The countdown thread !!!

Haven't travelled with Laurie yet but he is a long time well respected EL.

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103. Re: The countdown thread !!!

Thinking my countdown might be the longest!

Jan 2015 sailing on National Geographic to Antarctica. Booked it as a surprise honeymoon for my fiancée who has always wanted to go there. First time cruise for both of us so have high hopes!

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104. Re: The countdown thread !!!

Thinking my countdown might be the longest!

Jan 2015 sailing on National Geographic to Antarctica. Booked it as a surprise honeymoon for my fiancée who has always wanted to go there. First time cruise for both of us so have high hopes!

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105. Re: The countdown thread !!!

It will be well worth the long countdown.

Mine are usually less than 12 months but the current one is 18 months between booking and departing. Agonizing !

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106. Re: The countdown thread !!!

Just over 3 months - Nov 23 2013.

Sea Adventurer with Intrepid.

Ushuaia to Falkland Islands to South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands to Antarctica and back to Ushuaia.

First timer.

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107. Re: The countdown thread !!!

Kaylee a batch of us here are on the Sea Adventurer the following Feb so would love to hear what you thought of the ship upon your return.

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108. Re: The countdown thread !!!

Yep, can definitely let you know!

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109. Re: The countdown thread !!!

Hi there, hubby and I are going on Sea Adventurer, Shackelton Discovery tour with Chimu in Feb 2014. Is this the trip you are doing?

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110. Re: The countdown thread !!!

Glassy there are 108 posts above yours - which person are you asking ?

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