Iowa Voyagers Travelogue: Antarctica

Earlier this year, Steve, 73BSPh, 78PhD, and Teresa Berge, 74BSPh, of Blaine, Minn., and Mary Ann Miller of Iowa City boarded the M.S. Boréal for an adventurous expedition to Earth’s southernmost continent—bringing back many amazing memories.

The explorers saw an avalanche, icebergs, humpback whales, and some of the most stunning sunrises and sunsets they’ve ever seen. They also came face-to-face with penguins and seals as they enjoyed the spectacular scenery of this unspoiled wilderness.

Luckily, excellent weather with temperatures in the 30s and little to no wind only enhanced the experience.

“Everything is so pristine and quiet except for the sounds of nature,” says Teresa Berge. “It is truly the trip of a lifetime!”

Check out a list of our trips and cruises for more travel opportunities!

This entry was posted in Advancement News, Iowa Voyagers. Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

*
*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

  • Welcome

    The University of Iowa Center for Advancement's Blog, posting interesting tidbits about programs, events, IOWA clubs, Iowa-related stories, UI news, and other topics of interest to UI alumni.

  • Search Post by Date

    December 2017
    M T W T F S S
    « Jun    
     123
    45678910
    11121314151617
    18192021222324
    25262728293031