Tag: snow

Winding down

Oslo, Norway, snow, winter,Svalbard, Spitsbergen, Longyearbyen, The Arctic Circle, Arctic, Arctic Ocean, Esmarkbreen, Ymerbukta, ice, glacier, tall ship, Antigua, Isfjorden, polar sunrise, mast, sailing, sailboat

Notes and views For open water, the chairs [in the dining/common area] are bungee-ed to the floor so they can only slide a small distance. Flat surfaces, other than the dining tables, […]

Uncharted water

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Uncharted pop-culture We moved the other night, from the beach with the sand and glacier cubes to the north into another fjord. Anchoring on one side of Lloyd’s Hotel (Möllerfjorden), we did […]

The Fourteenth of July Bay

Alaska, Antigua, Fjortende Julibreen, Arctic, Arctic Ocean, autumn, climate change, coal, Esmarkbreen, glacier, glacier ice, gratitude, H2O, high pressure, hiking, ice, jigsaw, Longyearbyen, low pressure, animals, mine number 2, mines, mining, north wind, Norway, Oslo, pancake ice, perimeter, photography, puzzle, Recherchebreen, Recherchefjorden, Roads, scale, scree, slopes, snow, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, sweater, sync, tall ship, talus, The Arctic Circle, travel, walkabout, water, west, winter, words, world, Ymerbukta

7 October Sunday Möllerfjorden – Lloyd Hotel Yesterday – Fjortende Julibreen Yesterday, we continued motoring north along the strait between mainland Spitsbergen and the barrier island to the west; the water was […]