Amazing Antarctica March 8th 2012 We sailed from Ushuai across the drake passage for two days, then landed at on the south shetlands Islands.
We continued to head south for the Antarctic circle, which we eventually got too
All the penguins, seals and wildlife and the shear scale of the place were breathtaking
Here's a snapshot of my best pics ... read more
Antarctica » Antarctica » South Shetland Islands Speculation over the existence of a "southern land" was not confirmed until the early 1820s when British and American commercial operators and British and Russian national expeditions began exploring the Antarctic Peninsula region and other areas sou... ... read more