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The adventure begins
The adventure begins

The team leaving Punta Arenas

Ready for the off!
Ready for the off!

The team on Pelagic

A taste of things to come.
A taste of things to come.

Big seas in the Beagle Channel

The Drake passage
The Drake passage

Crossing the Drake is never easy and Stugeron does not help!

Land ahoy
Land ahoy

One of many icebergs en route

At Anchor
At Anchor

Laying just of an Argentinian station

Our first penguins
Our first penguins

We were to get close up with lots of Penguins on this trip but these two chinstraps were our first

Anvers and Brabant islands
Anvers and Brabant islands

From our snug anchorage off the Argentinian research station we motored in calm seas between the two off lying islands and into the Gerlache Straits

Neumayer Channel
Neumayer Channel

From the gerlache we turned south into the Neumayer channel and into some stunning scenery

Cape Reynard
Cape Reynard

After an overnight at anchor lying off Wienke island we motored south towards Cape Reynard

Una's tits
Una's tits

There is an apocryphal story that says an early explorer remarked that these two prominent rock peaks at Cape Reynard reminded him of his girlfriends breasts.

Port Charcot
Port Charcot

Our 3rd night was spent in a safe anchorage on the north of Booth island in a spot made famous by the Belgian explorer Charcot who spent the winter there with his crew and ship