Posts by: Jannette Sluik

Day 15, sailing again

Day 15, sailing again

On our way to the Antarctic PeninsulaThis morning, bright and early, we set of from our nice little anchorage. We.

Day 14, tea

Day 14, tea

South Shetland at ChristmasWell a white Christmas it is! We have made our way to the South Shetlands and are.

Happy Christmas everyone!

Happy Christmas everyone!

From all of us on board the Tecla, we wish you a Merry Christmas!May your gauntlets be littered with Elephant.

Day 13, cape petrels

Day 13, cape petrels

Christmas is closing in and so is the ice Christmas eve is almost upon us, it is only 15:30 here,.

Day 12, icebergs and fog

Day 12, icebergs and fog

Underway using sailThe fog set in very quickly after leaving South Georgia, even when the wind arrived, it did not.

Day 10&11, wow amazing!

Day 10&11, wow amazing!

Running the gauntlet and then walking the last 6km of the Shackleton trailThe past few days have been amazing. South.

Day 9, all kind of…..

Day 9, all kind of…..

We have arrives on South Georgia. Last night around 22:00 local time, we anchored at Rosita Harbour. Not a place.

Day 8, smooth sailing

Day 8, smooth sailing

53’26.2S 041’34.9W8,7kn course 105′ Passed Shag and Black rockWith an average of 9 knots the last 12 hours, we have.

Day 7, Birds

Day 7, Birds

53’03.1S 47’15.5W6,3 kn course 103′ Setting sail and spotting birdsThis afternoon the wind picked up again, this time from the.

Day 6, temperatures

Day 6, temperatures

We have just taken down all sails, after a day and night of beautifulsailing. The wind has decreased to a.