Antarctic landscapes

There were two things that really stood out about Antarctica – landscapes and wildlife. Of course there really isn’t anything else there as there are no land plants of which to speak. What’s impressive about the landscapes is the stark beauty, the sheer vastness and the utter lack of noticeable human impact. I’ve posted about […]

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Orca attack

Today while cruising in the Antarctica we had the chance to see an incredible “class” play out in the animal kingdom. A pod of 5 orcas (killer whales) had come across a crabeater seal lying on a small iceberg and the whales decided to make a training class to teach the 2 juveniles in the […]

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