Antarctica is the geographic South Pole where about 98% of Antarctica surface is covered by ice. That ice has an average thickness of at least 1 mile or 1.6 km and that makes Antarctica the coldest country in the world.
Where To Go
Antarctica’s most popular cities to visit are: Palmer, Rothera, Halley, Belgrano II, Neumayer, Sanave, Maitri, Novolazarevskaya, Syowa, Molodezhnaya, Mawson, Progress, Davis, Mirny, Casy, Dumot d’Urville, Vostok, McMurdo and ScottBase.
Things To Do
The most popular things to do in Antarctica are: take a helicopter flight, endure the Antarctica Marathon and Half-Marathon or follow in the footsteps of famous explorers such as Captain R.F. Scott by visiting historically important sites dotted throughout Antarctica.