Love Travels – Svalbard Polar Bears

Love Travels – Svalbard Polar Bears

On my recent trip to Svalbard I was lucky enough to get to spend many hours up close with four polar bears on the edge of the arctic pack ice. One swam round our ship curiously checking us out, while others decided we were nothing of interest and so stretched and went...
Love Travels – Arctic photography – Longyearbyen, Svalbard

Love Travels – Arctic photography – Longyearbyen, Svalbard

At 78° north, Longyearbyen is Svalbard’s largest settlement, the world’s northernmost town and an amazing base for arctic photography. Almost everything here (from the church and museum, to the ATM and sushi restaurant) is prefaced by the words “the most northerly…”!...