Tag: Svalbard

Svalbard: Land of the Ice Bear

Our first meeting in 2014 saw us welcome Hertfordshire Photographer, Simon Hawkins, who gave us a presentation on his June 2012 trip to Svalbard. Svalbard is an archipelago off the north of Norway and lies around half way between Norway and the North Pole. The name means “Cold Coasts” and first appears in the 12th […]

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