Photo Gallery: Seals of Antarctica

After two weeks at sea, with landings at the Falkland Islands and South Georgia providing an introduction to the inhabitants of this part of the world, we had almost reached the holy grail of our itinerary – Antarctica. As we sailed towards the Antarctic Peninsula, I felt humbled to be visiting one of the last […]

Photo Gallery: Seals of South Georgia

The majority of Antarctic itineraries head straight through the Drake Passage to the Peninsula, but I deliberately chose one that included South Georgia.  The ‘Galapagos of the South’ did not disappoint and in fact it exceeded all my expectations.  South Georgia possesses a wild, rugged and often inhospitable landscape and has a rich and interesting […]