Archive For May 2, 2015
If a person is fortunate, he or she can choose to spend time in the wilder parts of our planet. Replacing the routine and demands of everyday life, even for a short time, with a life in close contact to nature is an uplifting tonic. Spitsbergen is the perfect place for such a tonic; 78° north, cold and austere, a land of mountains and ice. The absolute best way to discover an island such as Spitsbergen is by sea and so our floating base camp for this adventure was the 45’ yacht Aleiga, owned and skippered by Swede Niklas Gerhardsson….