Antarctica

Antarctica

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 08:00:00 GMT
South Georgia launches Macaroni penguin 50 pence coin
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Government have announced the launching of the penultimate 50 pence coin in the penguin series, which features the macaroni penguin.

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 09:38:00 GMT
South Georgia announces the launching of a 'Visitor's Guide' film narrated by Sir David Attenborough
The Government of South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands (GSGSSI) is excited to announce the launch of its new film ‘South Georgia – A Visitor’s Guide’, narrated by Sir David Attenborough. The film (*) has two key m...

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 09:37:00 GMT
A Visitor's Guide: Frequently Asked Questions Where is South Georgia?
South Georgia is situated 800 miles SE of the Falkland Islands. The main island of South Georgia is approximately 170 km long and between 2 and 40 km wide and occupies an area of 3,755 km2, more than half of which is permanentl...

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 09:29:00 GMT
Why the pandemic’s pause on travel could be a defining moment for rethinking Antarctic tourism
By Eilís Quinn, Eye on the Arctic (*) – The current pause on international travel could be an important moment for the international community to rethink the future development of Antarctic tourism, says an expert on the reg...

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 08:19:00 GMT
Covid-19 free South Georgia stands ready to welcome vsitors, but with extra precautions
The COVID-19 pandemic presents a range of obstacles to navigate in order for the 2020/21 tourism season to take place, however, the Government of South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands, GSGSSI, is committed to meet the challe...

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