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The Elephant

The Otherworldly Kings

December 13th 2016
“The inner part of the country was not less savage and horrible: the wild rocks raised their lofty summits till they were lost in the clouds and the valleys laid buried in everlasting snow. Not a tree or shrub was to be seen, no not even big enough to make a tooth-pick.” Captain James Cook, 1777 Mt Brown overlooks the administrative capital of King Edward Point and the old whaling station ... read more
South America » South Georgia » South Georgia

 Flag The islands lie approximately 1,000 km east of the Falkland Islands and have been under British administration since 1908, except for a brief period in 1982 when Argentina occupied them. Grytviken, on South Georgia, was a 19th and early 20th century ... ... read more
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