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7 - Destination Antarctica

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Tourist ships often visit Deception Island in the Antarctic Peninsula, which is horseshoe shaped as it is the top of an underwater volcano which last erupted in 1970!

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Why Antarctica?

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A trip of a lifetime


avoiding footprints


the future of tourism


acting responsibly

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