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Voyage de 2013 - Andaman & Nicobar Islands - Day 1

Day 1Port Blair, Cellular Jail (Kaala Pani), Light & Sound Show, Corbyn’s Cove Beach

On fine morning of 18th December 2013, we landed on a very short runway of Veer Savarkar Airport, Port Blair. 904 more words

The Diariess

Day 17 - Friday 27th January 2017

We were woken at 6am for a 6.30am briefing on our landing at Franklin Island. Breakfast was at 7am before we loaded into the zodiacs at 8am for our landing on the island. 464 more words

Day 18 - Saturday 28th January 2017

We followed the edge of the ice surrounding Ross Island looking for wildlife and saw some Minke Whales and Adelie Penguins. It became decidedly apparent as we cruised along the ice that there was absolutely no chance of us getting into McMurdo Sound so the decision was made to set a course north to Cape Adare. 135 more words