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... patagoonia pingviine vaatama. Nad olid munade haudumisega nii hõivatud, et nad ei teinud meist üldse välja. Nad seisid väga stoiliselt ning liigutasid vaid vahetevahel, et tiivaalust sügada.
Järgmine peatus toimus aga rannal, kus logelesid merilõvid ja lonthülged. Nad nägid välja nagu rannale laiali laotatud hiigelvorstid. Neid on tegelikult väga igav vaadata, sest nad lihtsalt lesivad ega tee mitte midagi. Järsku ärkas aga üks lonthüljes ülesse ning hakkas hoogsalt oma ...
... From there we took a stroll down the entire beach to the cliffs at the south end. The sea had carved arches and caves into the walls. We walked up to the top for a higher vantage point but, although the view was beautiful, it was even further from the whales.
The ride back was warm, dry and dusty but otherwise uneventful. A huge flock of pink flamingos flew across the bay as we pushed our bikes down the busy boardwalk in town. Back at the hostel, young ...
... which was moored just offshore, so this was the first taster as to how cold the water was. It didn't feel too bad but I only went in up to my thighs.
The boat journey south, along the coastline took about 30/45 minutes to reach our destination where the sea lion pups and their mothers all hang out. It was near a rocky cliff edge so we were told to be careful as the sea was pretty rough and it would pull you towards the shore very quickly. There was ...
... the buildings to their former grandeur.
I managed to find the 25 ton range finder for the bomb aimer and the anchor from the Graf Spee but try as I might I couldn't locate the forward gun turret which is supposed to be displayed along the sea front.
By early lunchtime we were slowly making our way towards the Independence Square having already taking in the Cathedral, the flea market, and Zabala Square. As ...
... hostel and on arriving asked about the orcas...and was told that thy were rare but possible! I met up with a couple of americans who told me that they had been on a tour the day before and that the orca season wasn't until the beginning of march...my chances were getting slimmer but I booked a tour for the following day anyway and then hired a bike to go on a really quick 17km ride to Punto Doradillo to see a sea lion colony. According to the guy at thr hostel ...
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