Diana Dru Botsford

Antarctica – Penguin Preview

Antarctica – Penguin Preview

And…. I’m back!  Much to share, and tonight I’ll post my two first days’ entries, but as the first few days don’t include much on the Antarctic animals (which I know many of you...




Antarctica Journal – Day Zero (+1)

Antarctica Journal – Day Zero (+1)

12/28/10 40° 46’ 29” N,  73° 52’ 20” W LaGuardia Airport, NYC Breakfast:  Chicken Noodle Soup, Chocolate-covered almonds, tall coffee (blonde & sweet) They say that travel to Antarctica is not easy; in fact...




Top 10 Reasons to go to Antarctica

Top 10 Reasons to go to Antarctica

Reason #10: To find out if Antarctic Snow Ice Cream tastes different. Reason #9: The Int’l Antarctic treaty requires you keep a sizeable distance from wildlife. Penguins, however, haven’t read the treaty. They waddle...