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Weddell seal at Portal Point Antarctic Peninsula  (3)  

Weddell seal at Portal Point Antarctic Peninsula (3)

Charlotte Bay & Portal Point, Antarctic Peninsula, our last landing on this driest continent in the world

February 18th 2019
7 Charlotte Bay, Antarctica Today was a 7.00am wakeup call as we had become used to, with wonderful smoothies served in the bar at 7.15am for those who got up early and breakfast served at 7.30am. During the Antarctic section of our expedition, the zodiacs were craned into the water from the ship’s deck by 9.00am. This morning we were going for a cruise around the Bay looking for whale ... read more
Antarctica » Antarctica » Palmer Station

 Flag 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
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