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While my friends at home were celebrating the shortest night, I was celebrating the longest. The solstice actually happened at 8:51PM yesterday 21 June. The sun set last night somewhere around 5PM and rose this about 7AM. I celebrated with a fresh caught grilled salmon and chip dinner and glass of lovely Pinot Gris in my room. The city was heaving but more on that in another ...
... were the seals. There was a massive colony of male seals that we got up close to, and it was amazing. They would play around in the water, and I'll tell you one thing: they made a rock look extremely comfortable. An interesting point is that we left the Tasman Sea and went into the Southern Ocean and it was at least 8 degrees colder as we rounded the corner. ...