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Somewhere in the Shetlands  

Somewhere in the Shetlands

After arriving we cruised along the islands for perhaps eight hours. This was taken during that time. Our first picture of Antarctica!

January 28th 2023
Arrived at our second continent after a very rough two-day Drake Channel Passage. We are on the highest deck and forward. The entire ship had the rolls but for folks up high that was exaggerated. Items fell off dressers and tables. We hid the computer and camera to save them from harm. Even walking about the ship proved difficult, especially for Bird. Nonetheless we arrived in the South Shetland I ... read more
Antarctica » Antarctica » South Shetland Islands

 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
28th January 2023

Beautiful. Stay wimpy, warm and safe!

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