Sculpture Saturday: Scott of the Antarctic in Cardiff

Mosaic sculpture Antarctic 100 erected in Waterfront Park, Cardiff, to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the polar expedition which left from Cardiff in 1910 led by Captain Scott. The sculpture is by Jonathan Williams and it was erected in 2003.  It is perhaps fitting that this sculpture stands in front of the Nordic Church which … Continue reading Sculpture Saturday: Scott of the Antarctic in Cardiff

Hurtigruten Around the UK

Hurtigruten has long been in the forefront of ecological travel and in addition to a policy of no plastics on board where possible the MS Friedtjof Nansen operates with a cutting-edge hybrid engine system that consists of large battery packs with extra electric power that allows the engines to function at optimal levels: this in turn lowers fuel usage and CO2 emissions substantially.