Tag Archives: Sisimiut

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Sisimuit  66˚56′ N, 53˚ 41′ W 6˚C, overcast – rainy wind – 5 knots Woke at anchor in the port of Sismiut – 75 km above the Arctic circle. We were supposed to have docked, but then a larger ship … Continue reading

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Sunday, September 25, 2016

  En route to Sismiut 67°35’N  54°09’ W 1°C  / 33°F Light winds, four knots Cloud cover, chance of rain Sunrise 7:58, Sunset 19:23 We were woken at 02:00 with a quiet announcement that the northern lights were visible, but … Continue reading

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The Upcoming Voyage

From September 8 to September 22, I will be travelling through the Northwest Passage as historian on an Adventure Canada Arctic cruise aboard this ship — — the Akademik Sergey Vavilov.       Ice permitting, we’ll weigh anchor in Cambridge … Continue reading

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