Voyage 7915

Longyearbyen to Longyearbyen

 

 

Day 1 - June 17, 2009 - Longyearbyen

Anxious to start our cruise around Svalbard ...


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Day 2 - June 18, 2009 - Hornsund, Svalbard

The views were mesmerizing and the weather as good as it gets....


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Day 3 - June 19, 2009 - 14 July Glacier, Svalbard

The weather was perfect, with not a breath of wind as we sailed closer to our morning landing, 14th July Glacier ....


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Day 4 - June 20, 2009 - Raudfjorden

We headed back down south towards our afternoon destination of Raudfjorden (“Red Fjord”) ...


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Day 5 - June 21, 2009 - Amsterdamoya, Svalbard

Smeerenburg is situated on the island of Amsterdamøya, surrounded by fjords, tall glacier fronts, and steep rugged mountains ...


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Day 6 - June 22, 2009 - Bellsund, Svalbard

The shoreside was also an array of colours with the Purple Saxifrage being the most prolific...


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Day 7 - June 23, 2009 - Poolepynten And Barentsburg

The ship anchored off a small sand spit called Poolepynten, a well known walrus haul-out...


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