Meet The Penguins

by | Oct 23, 2013 | Introductions | 1 comment




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I will be visiting 5 continents in 7 countries in 27 days.

And while you may have heard enough about my upcoming trip to Antarctica, you haven’t yet met the brave souls who are coming along with me to the 7th continent!

I’d like to introduce to you to the following monsooners:

Calvin "O Captain! My Captain!" Sun: New York, NY; Columbia University ’08, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine ’14

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Serena "Queen of the Ice" Yuan: Guanzhou, China

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Vineet "The Entrepreneur" Devaiah: Bangalore, India; Cornell University, UC Berkeley

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Tabitha "Perpetual Motion" Shook: San Francisco, CA; University of Hawaii '11

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Arti & Dennis: Tehran, Iran

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Simon "The Veteran" Lu: Long Island City, NY; Polytechnic University ’07

Lui Morello: Adelaide, Austrailia

Linus "My Big Bro" Sun: New York, NY; UC Berkeley '93, MIT '03, Yale College of Medicine '07

Gareth "The Guvnor" Johnson: Xi'an, China; Young Pioneer Tours

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Esther Wisse: The Netherlands

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Anderson Lee: Houston, TX; University of Texas at Austin '08

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Joreen & Victor "The Honeymooners" Ng: Singapore

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Grace An: New York, NY; University of Pennsylvania '10

From December 10th – December 26th we will monsoon through:

Montevideo, Uruguay

Colonia, Uruguay

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Ushaia, Argentina - The southernmost city in the world



Camping on Antarctica

El Calafate, Argentina

Cuernos del Paine, Chile

Torres del Paine, Chile

Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina

But while the others may return home afterwards, I will be taking a few flights out of Argentina to Pakistan for a friend’s wedding…because why not?

Continue to follow me as my adventures shall continue after Antarctica:


Spain, UAE, and Pakistan (12/26/13 – 1/6/14)

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Calvin "O Captain! My Captain!" Sun: New York, NY; Columbia University ’08, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine ’14

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Bushhra "The Bride" Butt: Lahore, Pakistan

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Mariam "The Girlfriend" Dar: New York, NY; University of Hawaii '08

From December 26th – January 6th we will monsoon through:

Madrid, Spain

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Lahore, Pakistan

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Karachi, Pakistan

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Manama, Bahrain

Want to come with us? It’s never too late. Leave a comment or e-mail me to join.

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