What is the difference between Arctic and Antarctica? Antarctica is the south pole region, and a continent covered with an immense ice shelf. The Arctic region, is mainly located in the north polar ocean and includes several larger islands.
♢♢♢ Finland's former president Tarja Halonen wearing a folk dress from Eura, Finland. ♢♢♢ Finnish president Taina Hailonen in a reproduction based on textile and jewelry finds in a grave at Eura, Finland, dated to approximately 1000 C.