Time is ticking away…

The clock is ticking for my departure from Antarctica.

In 5 days time, I will climb aboard the Dash-7 to begin the flight across the Drake’s Passage to Punta Arenas, along with a handful of others from my outgoing wintering team. I will be very sad to leave!

Of course, I can’t wait to catch up with friends and family back in the UK, but this has been my home for the last 18 months, a strange, challenging, beautiful home that I’ve shared with interesting, adventurous and (mostly) highly entertaining people.

In the finest musical tradition, I wrote a song about leaving Rothera.

Click here to listen to ‘Rothera (time is ticking away…)’   (Hint – if you were born before 1978 and are not into your trance/tin-whistle fusion then you may not be a fan).

Keep an eye out for my final Antarctic blog entry, to come in a few short days!

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One Response to Time is ticking away…

  1. Neven says:

    Hi Adam…Jacko’s gf Nev here. I’ve really enjoyed reading your blog posts and listening to your songs over the last many months. With the struggles in phone delays and near non-existent Skype opportunities any way to stay connected to Rothera from the UK has been welcomed, so thanks for writing so many blogs, and have a safe return trip! 🙂 x

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