Posts by Jannette

The (high)lights of Herschel and Barter Island in a watch By Hester Jiskoot

After days of breathtaking and zealously dancing northern lights, this night we have to do with lazy and broad chalky strokes on the celestial slate. For only a short while we observe this aurora

Under sail again

The beach was littered with drift wood, big and small, grey, weathered and old, no plastic. But alas, as they climbed over the first bit of permafrost close to shore, there it was

Making our way along a coast with a beautiful and also horrific history

Further along the coast we will find a bay called starvation cove, not without reason. For this is the place the last of the Franklin expedition members perished.

Sea Ice

the last known stop of the Franklin expedition before they disappeared into history. A few graves and some new memorials remain on sight.

Around (the) Disko we go.

Around (the) Disko we go.

After finding our way into a beautiful anchorage at Fortunebay, we had a good night rest (thanks to a small...

Our voyage has started

Our voyage has started

The day has come. Our voyage has started. Our group is on board and the groceries have been bought. Did...

Preparations in full swing

Preparations in full swing

The eye is never far from the ice reports, even if the internet use in Ilulissat is somewhat restricted to...

Greenland safari

  Well into our forth week in Greenland we are slowly ticking the wild life boxes. On our visit to...

Weekend sailing in september! Extra!

Extra! Extra! We have planned a weekend 11 t/m 13 Sept. Den Helder to Den Helder   € 300,- pp....

Cats and dogs in the dog watch

51’00 N 001’18 E 3.8kn grk 230 Cats and dogs in the dog watch, After two weeks of maintenances we...