Tag Archives: Le Laperouse

Sub-Antarctic Cruise – Final days

7th March, 2019. Another sea day. Lovely skies. The food on the ship was absolutely exemplary. French chefs, French wines and mostly French cuisine could not be faulted. On this evening we had a special French cheese degustation. 8th March, … Continue reading

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Sub-Antarctc Cruise – Enderby Island Revisited, Campbell Island Hike

4th March, 2019. Following our exciting days at Macquarie Island, we had a sea day while the Captain repositioned the ship to pick up our route again. Not much to see appear from lots of sea birds. It is quite … Continue reading

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Sub-Antarctic Cruise – Macquarie Island

1st March, 2019. The Southern Ocean is notoriously unpredictable and a front was moving in from the west so the Captain, in consultation with the Expedition Leader, decided to rearrange the itinerary to try to avoid the worst. Civilian access … Continue reading

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Sub-Antarctic Cruise – The Snares and Enderby Island

27th February, 2019. Leaving Milford Sound, we headed south towards the Snares Islands where we were looking forward to a Zodiac tour around the islands. Unfortunately, on arrival, the weather was simply too rough to deploy the Zodiacs but nevertheless … Continue reading

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