Author: on4bam

December 14th, Stanley, Volunteer Point

After breakfast Tony picked us up for drive of almost 3 hours to Volunteer Point, the last hour and a half at walking pace in 4×4 mode.

December 13th, Pebble Island to Stanley

It was time to leave Pebble Island in the morning and fly to Stanley. The wind was blowing hard but that’s not a problem for the FIGAS pilots. The bonus was that it only took 30 min flight time because

December 12th, Pebble Island

We started our full day exploring the island by 4×4 at 9:15. The first stop was at the airport at the location an Argentinian Skyvan was destroyed when the British retook the island in the 1982 conflict. Next we visited

December 11th, Sea Lion Island to Pebble Island

We got up at 4 in the morning and were at the beach 10 minutes before sunrise (4:28) to see if orca’s would show up  trying to catch some baby seals. Unfortunately they only visited the other side of the

December 10th, Sea Lion Island

Breakfast at the lodge is at 8 and after that we were free to roam the island.  Yesterday evening we walked to the beach where the Gentoo penguins come to shore and along the way we passed a few elephant