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Dec 29, 2005 - Antarctica - 62º 27'S / 59º 21'W - Temp -2ºC (23:30hrs)

Having emerged from the Drake, we awoke to fog and sightings of albatrosses and petrels from the bridge but not much else. Our first iceberg was detected on radar, but escaped our view and it wasn't until the fog lifted just before the South Shetland Islands that we made our first sighting and from then on they just kept coming, in the most weird and wonderful shapes and vast sizes. To add to the excitement, we saw our first Minke whale amidst Gentoo penguins porpoising through the ocean. We made our first landing and kayak paddle at...

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