Random thoughts going back a number of years to the trip to Antarctica.”Glittering white, shining blue, raven black, in the light of the sun the land looks like a fairy tale. Pinnacle after pinnacle, peak after peak, crevassed, wild as any land on our globe, it lies, unseen, and untrodden.” Roald Amundsen

Journal Entry- 2001 The storm produced breaking waves that raised our ship upwards into the cold spray. Several times during the last few days we would venture out to the bow, or grabbing pole and ladder make our way to the top deck. Holding on to the rail we rode the ships tossing…..grinning with frozen wet faces. Kim Hood