PANAM-SUR
Antarctica
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Ushuaia - Drake passage
Port of Ushuaia

Port of Ushuaia
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Boarding the MS Ushuaia

Boarding the MS Ushuaia
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Cuverville Island 590
Our cabin

Our cabin
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Calm Drake crossing

Calm Drake crossing
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Sunset on the Drake Passage

Sunset on the Drake Passage
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South Shetland Islands

South Shetland Islands
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First Landing in Hannah Point, Livingston Island

First Landing in Hannah Point, Livingston Island
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Chinstrap penguin

Chinstrap penguin
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Gentoo penguin

Gentoo penguin
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Elephant seal

Elephant seal
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More elephant seals

More elephant seals
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Fossils

Fossils
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Antarctic vegetation: Algea and lichens, 75 species of moss and 2 flowering plants...

Antarctic vegetation: Algea and lichens, 75 species of moss and 2 flowering plants...
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Pearlwort, one of the two flowering plants

Pearlwort, one of the two flowering plants
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Macaroni and chinstrap penguins

Macaroni and chinstrap penguins
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Our zodiac drivers

Our zodiac drivers
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Crossing through Neptune's bellows

Crossing through Neptune's bellows
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Telefon Bay (102)
Telefon Bay, Deception Island

Telefon Bay, Deception Island
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Telefon Bay (31)
Antarctic blizzard

Antarctic blizzard
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Volcanic crater of the eruption of 1970

Volcanic crater of the eruption of 1970
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Telefon Bay (97)
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Sunrise

Sunrise
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Mount Francais- the peak that reaches the highest altitude in the Antarctic Peninsula region, 9000 ft

Mount Francais- the peak that reaches the highest altitude in the Antarctic Peninsula region, 9000 ft
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View from the cabin

View from the cabin
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Errera Channel

Errera Channel
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Cuverville Island

Cuverville Island
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Largest gentoo colony on the Antartic peninsula

Largest gentoo colony on the Antartic peninsula
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Watching helplessly while skuas eating one of their comrades

Watching helplessly while skuas eating one of their comrades
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Rock nest with pebbles and some tailfeathers for added comfort

Rock nest with pebbles and some tailfeathers for added comfort
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Neko Harbour (8)
Brad- neighbor, friend & expedition leader

Brad- neighbor, friend & expedition leader
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Heiko and the "General"

Heiko and the "General"
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Dietmar&Ellen's 281
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Agustin- assistant expedition leader

Agustin- assistant expedition leader
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On duty- Captain Jorge and his second mate Alexsei

On duty- Captain Jorge and his second mate Alexsei
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Neko Harbour- here we set foot on the Antartic Continent

Neko Harbour- here we set foot on the Antartic Continent
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Fantastic view of the glacier and the surrounding scenery of Andvord Bay.

Fantastic view of the glacier and the surrounding scenery of Andvord Bay.
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Lemaire Channel

Lemaire Channel
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Floating leopard seal

Floating leopard seal
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Iceberg Alley 360
Pléneau Island- Iceberg Alley

Pléneau Island- Iceberg Alley
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Beautiful ice sculptures

Beautiful ice sculptures
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Leopard seal playing with us

Leopard seal playing with us
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'Flying' gentoo's

'Flying' gentoo's
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The most incredible icebergs

The most incredible icebergs
Lemaire Channel 126
Lemaire Channel

Lemaire Channel
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Luckily we missed the bad weather in the Drake

Luckily we missed the bad weather in the Drake
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The captain and his chief mate on duty

The captain and his chief mate on duty
Deception Island (8)
Our geologist Dany from Ushuaia on summer vacation

Our geologist Dany from Ushuaia on summer vacation
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Zodiac cruise in Skontorp Cove, Paradise Bay

Zodiac cruise in Skontorp Cove, Paradise Bay
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The most amazing ice formations

The most amazing ice formations
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Immense walls of calving glaciers

Immense walls of calving glaciers
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Almirante Brown- an Argentine station from 1951, presently being reconstructed and inactive

Almirante Brown- an Argentine station from 1951, presently being reconstructed and inactive
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Gerardo, my favorite zodiac driver

Gerardo, my favorite zodiac driver
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Marcos, our guide

Marcos, our guide
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Foyn Harbour

Foyn Harbour
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The whaling vessel GOUVERNØREN I, caught fire in 1916

The whaling vessel GOUVERNØREN I, caught fire in 1916
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Enterprise Island

Enterprise Island
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An active Chilean station

An active Chilean station
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Navigating through Bransfield strait

Navigating through Bransfield strait
Half Moon Island 185
Deception Island - Whaler's Bay 221
Whaler's Bay, Deception Island- This was the site of early sealing activities during the 1820’s and a whaling station (1912-1931) where thousands of whales were slaughtered

Whaler's Bay, Deception Island- This was the site of early sealing activities during the 1820’s and a whaling station (1912-1931) where thousands of whales were slaughtered
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Later it became the British Antarctic Survey Base B (1943-1968). The station and base were mostly destroyed by the volcanic eruptions for which Deception Island is known.

Later it became the British Antarctic Survey Base B (1943-1968). The station and base were mostly destroyed by the volcanic eruptions for which Deception Island is known.
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Neptune's window

Neptune's window
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View of Bransfield Strait

View of Bransfield Strait
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Historic remains

Historic remains
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Weddell seal

Weddell seal
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Life is good!

Life is good!
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Fur seal

Fur seal
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Enjoying an Antarctic bath...

Enjoying an Antarctic bath...
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Half Moon Island with the Argentine base “Teniente Cámara”

Half Moon Island with the Argentine base “Teniente Cámara”
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Chinstrap colony

Chinstrap colony
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Back to the Drake passage and rough waters...

Back to the Drake passage and rough waters...
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...but only for a short time, after that all calm and beautiful

...but only for a short time, after that all calm and beautiful
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The perfect goodbye- Orcas right beside the ship

The perfect goodbye- Orcas right beside the ship
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Lifeboat visit...

Lifeboat visit...
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Alexsei, second mate from Murmansk, Russia- 4th generation sailor

Alexsei, second mate from Murmansk, Russia- 4th generation sailor
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The engine room

The engine room
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Chief engineer Susanna

Chief engineer Susanna
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Brad at one of our recap meetings...

Brad at one of our recap meetings...
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...in the lecture room

...in the lecture room
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Christian, our ornithologist

Christian, our ornithologist
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Antarctic certificate ceremony

Antarctic certificate ceremony
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Special honor, I got the ships flag!

Special honor, I got the ships flag!
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A fun group of fellow traveler's and crew from more than 17 different countries

A fun group of fellow traveler's and crew from more than 17 different countries
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Chef Alfonso

Chef Alfonso
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Back in Ushuaia, back in our camper

Back in Ushuaia, back in our camper
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Adios MS Ushuaia! We had a fantastic time!

Adios MS Ushuaia! We had a fantastic time!