Lakeville Journal

SALISBURY — Anne Bowen of Salisbury went to Antarctica in January to get warm.

Well, not really. But she said the air temperature during her trip, from Jan. 19 to 29, stayed around the freezing point.

“Warmer than here,” she said with a laugh.

Of course, January is a summer month in that part of the world.

Bowen first made the trip 25 years ago, also embarking that time around by ship from Ushuaia, Argentina, to Antarctica.

“There was nothing in Ushuaia then,” she said. She couldn’t find so much as a penguin...