North Carolina native Sarah traveled to Argentina for the first time in 2010 and never left. She fell in love, both with husband and partner Gabriel, and with the southern reaches of the world. She has now spent five years working in polar sales and has made multiple trips to the Antarctic and the Arctic. Sarah has helped more than 1,200 people travel to Antarctica, South Georgia, the Falkland Islands and the Arctic. Her knowledge of each ship and itinerary lets her match clients with the best fit. Sarah worked as an assistant expedition leader and zodiac driver aboard ships to Antarctica in 2012, gaining an in-depth understanding of the trips, logistics and details of what makes each experience special.
On any given day, you can find Sarah teaching spin classes in a local gym, running around town in her alma mater UNC-Chapel Hill t-shirt or down at the port visiting with passengers and crew.
It’s hard to find anyone in Ushuaia who doesn’t know Gabi. Founding Freestyle Hostel in 2005 and Alto Andino Hotel in 2007 with his family, Gabi is native to Tierra del Fuego. He has worked in tourism and hotels on the island his entire adult life, except the years at university in Mar del Plata studying finance and accounting. Always sporting a smile, Gabi’s favorite part of the business is people– getting to know clients from all over the world– and sharing his home with them. Gabi is dedicated to sales and operations in Ushuaia and specializes in giving you a personalized and in-depth experience while in Ushuaia, Patagonia and Antarctica. He has visited Antarctica multiple times aboard different ships, as well as sailing to Cape Horn & the Chilean fjords. Gabi is a licensed zodiac driver and a trilingual guide (Spanish, English & Portuguese). On the weekends, you can find Gabi coaching or playing rugby at a local club, or fly fishing with his friends in the mountains.