Abercrombie & Kent Travel Logs
Wonder what it feels like to travel with A&K? Read our travel logs for a first-hand look at our latest adventures, captured live on select A&K journeys that include voyages to Antarctica and the Arctic.
Please note: Our current Antarctica cruise is sailing at a latitude with extremely limited Internet access. Logs will be posted as they become available.
After the euphoria of last evening’s whale sightings, many of us were up late reflecting on a remarkable experience — the weather, the seas and the temperatures could not have been any better in the Antarctic Peninsula. It was a busy morning on board as we returned rental boots and attended two wonderful lectures [...]
Zodiac operations began early today at 7 a.m., ferrying guests across to Danco Island in the Errera Channel, and named by de Gerlache after the geophysicist who died on board the Belgica in 1898. A waning tide and rocky conditions created some difficulties for the shore parties, but calm, warm conditions and a glorious [...]
Last night, we went to bed spellbound by the scene of more than 20 orcas which had surrounded our ship during dinner. We watched as they successfully hunted penguins, moving rapidly through the clear water. Three surfaced right at the rear of ‘Le Boreal,’ delighting the bar staff and others positioned there. This was [...]