July 29, 2020 (Day 52)

“Heading for Ny-Ålesund – a former mining town converted into an international research center. Chunks of ice float in the fjord making navigation a bit more difficult. But what a beautiful scenery!
We have the chance to observe a bearded seal lying on a lump of ice drifting near the boat. Anchoring in the bay in those exceptional conditions is every sailors’dream”