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Home > At Work (at sea) > 2016 01 12Jan-03Feb BAires Valparaiso

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10b -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica83 viewsWelcome committee in place :)
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10c -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica85 viewsNot too close.... 10-4.. Like the eyes reflections though... may be a little too close... but I am on the path though... okay okay
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10d -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica85 viewsJust behind the base and it's view from there.
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10e -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica96 viewsFirst Guests arriving - step by step - nice and easy - safely on dry land :) welcome!
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10f -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica98 viewsSelfie..... why not.. Happy inside my Canadian Goose Jacket! - About 15 years old and still heats up pretty good - the colder outside the nicer inside! Gotta be happy about that!! :)
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10g -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica90 viewsLooking for a few pics.. may be - nesting big time around here now - cute :)
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10h -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica90 viewsTwo babies - BIG happy feet - I think they are the first body-parts growing on fast on these birds!! :)
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10i -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica106 viewsTime to leave Waterboat Point for this time - thanks to all for the visit! :)
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10j -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica104 viewsHeading at sea for some evening whale watching with a heated jacuzzi of course - nice in there with white background. :)
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10k -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica107 viewsOutbound from Waterboat Point I spotted this Katabatik wind clouds falling down from the mountains. They can easily bring 50/80 knots winds down here - I personally like this picture when you can see it this clear!
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10l -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica230 viewsWhile looking for whales around - then this fella came up just 20 feet from the ship's side!! WOW - and with the most incredible blue markings on the side which nobody can explain!.... ??
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10m -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica111 viewsBye bye for now Mr. whale... - tale-showing ..
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10n -22Jan Waterboat Point, Chilean Base - Antarctica166 viewsOutdoor restaurant time - Seabourn Quest - Antarctica.. :) Have a great evening all!
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11a - 23Jan Neko Harbour, Antarctica120 viewsVery good morning folks. Approaching our next "port of call" - Neko Harbour inside there - but it is too much ice in there this morning for any safe operations - so we needed to cancel and look for a back-up.
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11b - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica140 viewsGood morning again - and sure enough we found ourselves a good replacement for Neko today. Wilhelmina Bay it will be. Fantastic day here. :)
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11c - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica126 viewsToday we offers both scenic zodiac and kayak tours.
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11d - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica135 viewsHere - Robin and Matt from our Expedition Team - Great blokes! They are hoping all onboard are enjoying the Antarctica cruise with them. They are including Best wishes to all back home. :)
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11e - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica242 viewsHere - Robin and my Boss Keith - enjoying this spectacular day with the various scenery and experience.
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11f - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica132 viewsHere - Matt and Keith @ Wilhelmina Bay - what a Day! :)
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11g - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica239 viewsWe had to include the old Norwegian Whale Factory ship SS. Guvernøren on our kayak tour (of course).
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11h - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica238 viewsHere seen through the porthole of Guvernøren - still the anchor-chain in place. 100 years ago this year that she burnt and was grounded here due to big fire onboard.
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11i - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica218 viewshere - left ashore (been here for at least 70 years..) - two boats used for water collecting and delivery to the whaling ships.
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11j - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica225 views Then we found a small group of Shags birds on a cliff side with chicks = photo-oportunities..... - Just a fabulous day!
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11k - 23Jan Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica233 views Then we found a small group of Shags birds on a cliff side with chicks - here another nest with slightly older chicks.
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