Those of you who have never visited Antarctica would have always imagined it to be a place that s always covered with bland snow but the fact is just the opposite because this is one of the most beautiful locations in the world that needs to be discovered by more and more people. This place around the South Pole is a home to the largest mammals of the world, that is, Blue Whale is the best place to have a luxurious holiday.
A few of the many qualities that make this place the best to visit for a memorable holiday are:
1. It is supposed to be the largest desert on the surface of the earth. The area of this desert which is around 14,000,000 km square is way bigger than the biggest desert on land which is Sahara desert that has an area of 9,000,000 km square. Though there is so much water on the surface there, the frozen form of it makes it impossible for anything to grow there except for the Penguins that are the main attraction of this region.
2. You will be astonished to know that 90% of the water of entire Earth is in Antarctica. And, this water is fresh water that is drinkable and viable for the survival of all the living beings.
3. When you visit Antarctica, it is almost like visiting the surface of Mars. There are only a few regions like this on earth, and if you ever wished to be on Mars in your childhood, then this is your opportunity to live that dream.
4. Many people think that it will be freezing cold in the Antarctic region. But, the fact is that the temperatures go far beyond freezing point only at the extreme south pole while in the coastal areas the temperature remains somewhere around the zero degrees mark. The highest temperature that has been recorded around here is 15 degree Celsius.