Antarctica

Local family goes on record-breaking Antarctica expedition

Local family goes on record-breaking Antarctica expedition

Carmel Valley residents Alex and Daria Myers and their 8-year-old son Nikolai recently went on an adventure to Antarctica’s Ross Sea, part of a cruise that broke the world record for the southernmost navigation of any vessel in the world, coming within two meters of the Ross Ice Shelf.

The trio made the once-in-a-lifetime trip on a 644-foot, luxury private residential ship called The World.

This was avid-travelers Daria and Alex’s second voyage to Antarctica but their first time traveling outside the country with their son.

The World came within two meters of the Ross Ice Shelf. (Alex Myers)

“It was an honor to be a part of an expedition team who live and breathe...

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