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 Shackleton, Crean and Worsley came into Stromness down the waterfall on their epic journey in Whaling stations. Whale, Georgia, Waterfall, Public, Journey, Day, Blog, Whales, Waterfalls

Day 10 - Stromness & Leith Whaling Stations, South Georgia

Stromness harbour & Leith harbour. Shackleton, Crean and Worsley came into Stromness down the waterfall on their epic journey in 1916. Whaling stations.

Day 5 - Las Malvinas/Falkland Islands - Day 1 Saunders Island (A Day! Penguin Day, Penguins, Islands, Beach, Water, Blog, Travel, Outdoor, Gripe Water

Day 5 - Las Malvinas/Falkland Islands - Day 1 Saunders Island (A 5-Penguin Day!)

Afternoon on Saunders Island, Las Malvinas Albatrosses Penguins Rockhoppers Magellanic King Gentoo Maracroni

Lenticular clouds over Cumberland Bay East, South Georgia Lenticular Clouds, Wind Direction, East Bay, Old English, Fresh Water, Georgia, Landscapes, Island, Mountains

Lenticular clouds over Cumberland Bay East, South Georgia

Grytviken (Swedish for "the Pot Bay") is a settlement in South Georgia in the South Atlantic. It was so named in 1902 by the Swedish surveyor Johan Gunnar Andersson who found old English try pots used to render seal oil at the site. It is the best harbour on the island, consisting of a bay (King Edward Cove) within a bay (Cumberland East Bay). The site is quite sheltered, provides a substantial area of flat land suitable for building, and has a good supply of fresh water. It is about 1,400km…

 Home to thousands of King penguins and hundreds of seals. A most breathtaking place. King Penguin, Georgia, Saints, Day, Places, Blog, Blogging, Lugares

Day 11 Saint Andrew's Bay, South Georgia

St. Andrew's Bay, South Georgia. Home to thousands of King penguins and hundreds of seals. A most breathtaking place.

A morning's Zodiac tour of Godthul bay, where Fur Seals and Elephant seals were hauled out and Antarctic Terns hunted in the shallows. Elephant Seal, Seals, Georgia, Day, Blog, Animals, Animales, Animaux, Seal

Day 11 - Godthul Bay, South Georgia

A morning's Zodiac tour of Godthul bay, where Fur Seals and Elephant seals were hauled out and Antarctic Terns hunted in the shallows.

A half day at Grytvikan and King Edward Point in South Georgia. Whaling station and Whalers Church. Georgia, Day, Blog, Blogging

Day 10 Grytvikan, South Georgia

A half day at Grytvikan and King Edward Point in South Georgia. Whaling station and Whalers Church. British Antarctic Survey base KEP.

Day 9 - Elsehul Bay, South Georgia Elephant Seal, King Penguin, Antarctica, Seals, Georgia, Sailing, Mountains, Sunset, Day

Day 9 - Elsehul Bay, South Georgia

First day on South Georgia, Antarctica. Sailing into Elsehul Bay with Elephant Seals, Antarctic Fur Seals, Gentoo, Macaroni and King Penguins, Humpbacks.

Shag Rocks and onwards to South Georgia. Lots of whales, Humpback and Southern Right. Whales, Georgia, Rocks, Day, Blog, Animals, Animales, Animaux, Whale

Day 8 - Thar' she blows!!..and the Shag Rocks

Shag Rocks and onwards to South Georgia. Lots of whales, Humpback and Southern Right.

First day at sea heading to South Georgia after leaving the Falkland Islands. Prions, albatross, blue whale and petrels galore. Blue Whale, Georgia, Southern, Ocean, Island, Day, Blog, The Ocean, Islands

Day 7 - on the Southern Ocean heading to South Georgia

First day at sea heading to South Georgia after leaving the Falkland Islands. Prions, albatross, blue whale and petrels galore.

The first landing on Falkland Island/Las Malvinas on the West Point Island group. Islands, Day, Beach, Water, Blog, Outdoor, Gripe Water, Outdoors, The Beach

Day 5 - Las Malvinas/Falkland Islands - Day 1: Carcass Island

The first landing on Falkland Island/Las Malvinas on the West Point Island group. Carcass Island. Striated Caracara.