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ANTARCTICA: Ship Based Exploration of the 7th Continent

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  • ANTARCTICA: Ship Based Exploration of the 7th Continent

    CLICK HERE to book your spot.

    Join fellow travel club members from all over February 11 - 21, 2017 (Feb 9-21 if doing the Buenos Aries pre-trip extension) on this 11 day ship-based exploration of Antarctica and journey down to Antarctica! On this amazing trip you'll cross the Drake Passage and visit the 7th continent! View penguins and whales, and do the 'Polar Plunge', even join the group for the 3 day, 2 night pre-trip to Buenos Aires.

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    Pricing and Booking:

    PRICE: $11,295 triple cabin share (airfare additional)

    CLICK HERE to book your spot.

    NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE

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    PLEASE NOTE: this comfortable ice-rated ship only has room for just over 100 people and it tends to sell out months before departure, so be sure to book your space before they sell out!  This journey joins other travelers booked through a variety of travel companies.  This trip is open for anyone to join. You can sign up as a solo traveler (roommate matching is free as available-OR you can get your own room) OR join with a spouse, friends or other family members. All are welcome!

    GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other club members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page.

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    Included in the awesome adventure:
    * 11 day expedition to Antarctica
    * Ship Based Expedition Leaders
    * Local guide in Ushuaia for local tour
    * Optional: sea kayaking in Antarctica (limited availability)
    * All shore landings per the daily program
    * All Zodiac transfers and cruising per the daily program
    * Formal and informal presentations by the ship's Expedition Team and guest speakers as scheduled
    * A waterproof winter expedition parka with zip out fleece liner - yours to keep after the expedition!
    * A pair of waterproof expedition boots on loan for shore landings
    * 9 nights aboard a very comfortable expedition ship and 1 night in hotel in Ushuaia, Argentina.  Upgrades are available (all rooms and roommate based on availability given by the ship company at time we book your space with them)
    * 1 pre-night in excellent mid-range hotel in Ushuaia
    * All meals on ship and breakfast at hotel
    * Free coffee, tea and cocoa available around the clock on the ship
    * Hair dryer and bathrobes in every cabin
    * Library with polar books and DVD's
    * Amazing photography during cruise and excursions at landing sites
    * Comprehensive pre-departure materials (including example packing list)
    * Group transfers from hotel to the ship on embarkation day
    * All meals on ship and breakfast at hotel
    * All miscellaneous service taxes and port charges throughout the program
    * All luggage handling aboard ship
    * Emergency Evacuation Insurance for all passengers to a maximum benefit of USD $100,000 per person

    Need help booking your airfare?  Just email me or give me a call at[masked]

    Click Here For Complete Details and Booking.

    Places Visited: Antarctica Group Trip, Ushuaia, Argentina, Drake Passage, Antarctic Peninsula, South Shetland Islands, Penguin Colony of Orne Harbor, Giant Glaciers of Neko Harbor

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    The Global Expeditions Club (GEC) is a group of fun-loving travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with.  The travel club started 8 years ago with just a handful of meetup members, but has grown into one of the largest travel clubs in the world.

    Check out the Global Expeditions Club's Testimonial Page to see what others are saying about these trips.

    Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked]

    Make Friends. Travel the World.

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  • Steven

    I put down a deposit. I'm excited! :)

    June 18

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  • Kevin +1
    Assistant Organizer,
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    Love meeting new people and traveling to amazing places around the world!

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