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Live trip report begins in the beginning of this thread and continues (amid a fair amount of banter) until post #321 here.

Regular trip report begins here.



Other people's trip reports:

@chff: https://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=101296.0

@Dan:
Original Post for the trip: https://www.dansdeals.com/points-travel/trip-notes/join-lifetime-kosher-catered-trip-antarctica/
Intro to trip: https://www.dansdeals.com/points-travel/trip-notes/follow-me-to-antarctica/
Part 1: https://www.dansdeals.com/points-travel/trip-notes/trip-notes-antarctica-part-1-buenos-airesplanning-positioning-adventure-lifetime/
Part 2: https://www.dansdeals.com/points-travel/trip-notes/antarctica-trip-notes-part-2-flying-end-world-southernmost-chanukah-party-ushuaia/
Part 3: https://www.dansdeals.com/points-travel/trip-notes/shabbat-shalom-southernmost-shabbos-earth/



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A Once-In-A-Lifetime Kosher Catered Trip To Antarctica!
A Once-In-A-Lifetime Kosher Catered Trip To Antarctica! FOMO support group

Antarctica Cruise Raffle
Antarctica Raffle #2, Fill Out This Form If You Would Like To Join A DDF Raffle!
New Antarctica Cruise Raffle! Win A Superior Cabin
Another Antarctica Raffle!

"First" in Antarctica?
Polar Zmanim On The Antarctic Cruise
Antarctica TR: the trip after Dan

Author Topic: Live Antarctica Trip Report  (Read 121855 times)

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #100 on: December 12, 2018, 08:06:53 AM »
Here you go...
If @Something Fishy adds me as a contact.. it'll be easy enough..

Thank you!!!!!

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #101 on: December 12, 2018, 08:38:22 AM »
My first ever visit to the UK aka our Gas Station
Nah. You're just back to Argentina

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #102 on: December 12, 2018, 09:25:56 AM »
Nah. You're just back to Argentina
Huh?

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #104 on: December 12, 2018, 10:03:20 AM »

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #105 on: December 12, 2018, 10:49:37 AM »
Here you go...
If @Something Fishy adds me as a contact.. it'll be easy enough..

Here are some more that I think you left off









"Breakfast is served"











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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #106 on: December 12, 2018, 10:57:40 AM »
Here are some more that I think you left off
Where is the MEAT?  :)
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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #107 on: December 12, 2018, 11:00:28 AM »
Late shachris 9:00?
and where's the late breakfast

Mincha 08:45 PM wow.
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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #108 on: December 12, 2018, 11:09:15 AM »
These are from @Dan Instagram stories:





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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #109 on: December 12, 2018, 11:26:43 AM »
Now, that's a real game changer! Had this been advertised in advance we would have seen even more interest in joining the cruise!

Don't make fun. I was really planning on joining but DW was reluctant about leaving the kids behind. Had I known Harper was on board and that they would go to The Falklands (I'm obsessed with Modern British History) I would 1000% of joined!

@Dan, did you guys get to go ashore at Stanley?

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #110 on: December 12, 2018, 11:32:41 AM »
Late shachris 9:00?
and where's the late breakfast

Mincha 08:45 PM wow.
Today shachris was 0545
Don't make fun. I was really planning on joining but DW was reluctant about leaving the kids behind. Had I known Harper was on board and that they would go to The Falklands (I'm obsessed with Modern British History) I would 1000% of joined!

@Dan, did you guys get to go ashore at Stanley?
We went off at Port Stanley from around 0700 till 1230

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #111 on: December 12, 2018, 11:34:32 AM »
Don't make fun. I was really planning on joining but DW was reluctant about leaving the kids behind. Had I known Harper was on board and that they would go to The Falklands (I'm obsessed with Modern British History) I would 1000% of joined!

@Dan, did you guys get to go ashore at Stanley?

Question answered. My jealousy knows no bounds. Does this mean less penguin time?



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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #112 on: December 12, 2018, 12:02:53 PM »
Question answered. My jealousy knows no bounds. Does this mean less penguin time?
Saw lots of penguins in the Falklands!
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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #113 on: December 12, 2018, 12:07:06 PM »
Don't make fun. I was really planning on joining but DW was reluctant about leaving the kids behind. Had I known Harper was on board and that they would go to The Falklands (I'm obsessed with Modern British History) I would 1000% of joined!

@Dan, did you guys get to go ashore at Stanley?

Why do you think I was making fun? I might have been making fun with my "boycott!" post, but I am dead serious when I say that knowing that Stephen Harper would be on board is a game changer (though TBH, I don't think I would have gone even with that major enticement).
I've been waiting over 5 years with bated breath for someone to say that!
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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #114 on: December 12, 2018, 12:25:16 PM »
And so it begins... Boat is going up, boat is going down, and lunch is churning.

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #115 on: December 12, 2018, 01:44:57 PM »
Saw lots of penguins in the Falklands!
Does getting off the boat in the Falklands affect the boarding within 3 days of shabbos issue?

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #116 on: December 12, 2018, 01:45:46 PM »
Security is optional for former prime ministers in Canada. Harper chose to keep a security detail when he left office but being that it's optional he can probably ditch them whenever he wants. And you can't be sure they're not there because his security is all plainclothes. So that 'friend' he has on board.....

https://ottawacitizen.com/news/national/the-gargoyle-harper-can-keep-scaled-down-rcmp-protective-detail

Yeah...

https://nationalpost.com/news/politics/back-to-normal-former-prime-ministers-reflect-on-return-to-anonymous-civilian-life

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #117 on: December 12, 2018, 02:03:45 PM »


And so it begins... Boat is going up, boat is going down, and lunch is churning.

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Aha. מדה כנגד מדה. All that cc churning is catching up to us. Now it's Amex's turn to laugh.

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #118 on: December 12, 2018, 02:10:03 PM »
And so it begins... Boat is going up, boat is going down, and lunch is churning.

So tell me... this boat that you say is going up, is it going down as well?

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Re: Live Antarctica Trip Report
« Reply #119 on: December 12, 2018, 02:20:37 PM »
So tell me... this boat that you say is going up, is it going down as well?
You on board?
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