Elly MacDonald

  Elly MacDonald Yoga Teacher and Polar Adventurer Elly is one of Toronto’s favourite yoga teachers for a reason. Her calm demeanour, integral strength and extensive knowledge make her an excellent leader. She loves to explore (teaching yoga in Antarctica for part of the year) and is an avid outdoor enthusiast. Her practice focuses on a … Read more

View from the ship to Antarctic bay

The 7 Most Important Factors In Choosing An Antarctica Trip

Choosing an Antarctica itinerary can be overwhelming: it’s usually a once-in-a-lifetime trip, so you want to make the best decision possible – but what factors should you consider? We’ve used our experience to compile the Top 7: 1.     ITINERARY There are dozens and dozens of Antarctica trips available – but once you’ve seen a few … Read more

On a lifeboat in Antarctica!

Misadventures in Antarctica

Misadventures in Antarctica Standing on the top deck of the M/S Explorer that night was a wonderful thing. It was just after midnight, and the air was crisp and cold. The ice was sparkling, reflecting the ship’s lights, and even though the moon itself was bright, the sky beyond was much, much darker than we … Read more