Metallica was given an Oceanwide flag with the signatures of all staff & crew aboard Ortelius
Oceanwide Expeditions announced the complete refit of all cabins on deck 5 aboard the vessel Ortelius.
The band arrived, the dome was packed and all were waiting for what they knew would be music history. The band also emphasized how special Antarctica is and how we should save this for the future.
Oceanwide meets the Emperor Penguins of Snow Hill Island, Antarctica
The scenery in front of us was at its wildest, with huge cloud formations of different kinds, some of them running along the slopes of the volcano appearing like if it was erupting with fumes!
First Antarctic rock concert. The Dutch company will provide accommodation and transportation with her ice-strengthened vessel “Ortelius”.
Our expedition leader reports exceptional sightings of Polar bears and whales on the PLA07 and PLA08 voyages.
Conditions at the Hut were perfect: sunshine, blue skies, no wind, and a temperature of around -13 degrees. To cope with the extreme conditions in the Hut, Jake performed on a Rainsong graphite guitar.