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Photographer Karen Jacot's trip to Antarctica was a dream come true.

A photographer who traveled to Antarctica reveals what it’s like to visit one of the world’s most remote spots

Photographer Karen Jacot always dreamed of visiting Antarctica. When she finally made it there, she was in awe of the wildlife and natural beauty.
Photographer Karen Jacot's trip to Antarctica was a dream come true.

A photographer who traveled to Antarctica reveals what it’s like to visit one of the world’s most remote spots

Photographer Karen Jacot always dreamed of visiting Antarctica. When she finally made it there, she was in awe of the wildlife and natural beauty.
Colin O'Brady descending Mount Vinson in Antarctica on a previous expedition, in 2016. Later, he became the first person to cross the southern continent, alone and unaided by resupply.

The first person to cross Antarctica alone and unaided says he pooped his pants less than halfway through — and had to continue using the same u...

Colin O'Brady, the triathlete who crossed Antarctica solo, brought only one pair of underwear for the 54-day trip. Things got ugly on day 16.
Ice along the Antarctic Peninsula in 2017 (left) and 2020 (right).

Photos show ice melting in Antarctica as it records its highest temperature ever

Temperatures at Esperanza Base on the Antarctic Peninsula hit a balmy 65 degrees Fahrenheit last week.
There were a lot of sheep around Invercargill, New Zealand — a place which also had its own unique cuisine in the form of cheese rolls.

I spent a year living in one of the southernmost cities in the world, and paid just $570 a month for a 2-bed house

Just getting to Invercargill, New Zealand is an adventure. Living there — closer to Antarctica than the Equator — is an even bigger one.
There were a lot of sheep around Invercargill, New Zealand — a place which also had its own unique cuisine in the form of cheese rolls.

I spent a year living in one of the southernmost cities in the world, and paid just $570 a month for a 2-bed house

Just getting to Invercargill, New Zealand is an adventure. Living there — closer to Antarctica than the Equator — is an even bigger one.
Melissa Roy in Liberia, one of the 193 countries she's visited.

34-year-old Melissa Roy just became the first South Asian woman to visit every country in the world —and she did it on her own dime

Melissa Roy is the first South Asian woman to visit all 193 countries. Even more impressively, she did it without a single sponsorship deal.
Travelers are increasingly drawn to remote, cold destinations.

The demand for cruises to cold destinations is growing at a faster rate than tropical ones, and it all comes down to exclusivity

Cold places like Antarctica, Greenland, and Norway are becoming hot cruising destinations. Their appeal lies in their remoteness and exclusivity.

Tourism in Antarctica has seen a 50% spike over the past four years, and luxury travel companies are tripping over each other in the race to capitaliz...

New ways to travel to Antarctica include a cruise ship with reservable igloo rooms on the outdoor deck, and business-class jet service across the Drake Passage.
Silver Whisper's opulent main restaurant serves regional specialties according to the ship's destination.

A luxury cruise liner will embark on a 140-day journey to all 7 continents in January. Take a look inside the ship, where the ‘1% of the 1%̵...

In January 2020, cruise company Silversea is set to kick off a journey to all seven continents. The catch? It costs up to $240,000 per person.