An all-expense-paid trip to Antarctica, specifically for Dubai residents- uh, yes please.
AirBnb is offering Dubai residents the chance to travel to Antarctica for 4 WEEKS for the ‘Antarctic Sabbatical.’
Five chosen people will get to travel to the Antarctic, along with known scientist Kirstie Jones-Williams for a scientific research mission this December.
The goal for this is to raise awareness for the beautiful remote continent
The trip will include studying how far microplastics have reached the inner cores of Antarctica, as well as helping those individuals gain knowledge of the often most misunderstood part of the world.
The best part? There is absolutely NO catch, just your passion for the environment.
As long as you’re above 18, from ANY of the cities listed below (you can apply to go!):
- Hong Kong
- South Korea
- New Zealand
- South Africa
All you need to do:
Fill up an application form online, with basic personal information and a 500-word essay detailing why you want to go to this expedition.
Remember, it’s completely FREE, if you get chosen plus you’ll jet off to Chile and Antarctica during the 4-week expedition. It is an all-expense-paid trip excluding visa, passport and insurance fees.
If you get accepted, prepare yourself, to witness the beauty of this part of the world
Experience Drake Icefall, Charles Peak Windscoop, and Elephant’s Head in person
Apply before October 8, 2019- specific timings matter
Applications for this have already begun, as of September 24, Monday and peeps have until October 8 at 7.59am, here in Dubai.
The trip will occur from November 18-December 16, wit possibly an extra two days after (in case of weather changes, etc).
Find out more from the official AirBnb site.