People & Places


Pioneers of luxury travel in Antarctica, White Desert, announced the details of their new camp, Echo, which will be launching in November this year. The stylish, modern new eco-camp will feature six heated, cutting-edge bedrooms ‘sky pods’ complete with expansive floor to ceiling windows commanding views of the dramatic landscape beyond. Guests will have access to activities like fat biking, skiing, as well as expertly guided hiking, among many others. Antarctic interior highlights such as visiting Atka Bay to see the 28,000 strong Emperor Penguin colony or a journey to the South Pole are also on offer.