- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed
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Am frühen Morgen ging es direkt nach dem Frühstück von Puerto Natales nach Punta Arenas. Es ist die südlichste Kontinentalstadt der Welt und liegt direkt an der Magellanstraße - der Wasserpassage vom Atlantik in den Pazifik, die vor fast 500 Jahren von Magellan entdeckt wurde. Wir fahren mit dem Auto auf der "Straße ans Ende der Welt", denn kurz …
We didn't have a tour planned in Punta Arenas so Paul and Wendy took the tender in and walked to the square where there were lots of crafty things for sale. We were looking for an Internet connection but no luck. One we found right away didn't work and another one we were told about was at a cafe that was closed on Saturdays. We walked around a bit more and then returned to the ship. Eleanor didn't join us because of the walking.
The three of us ...
... have believed i would be able to get that close to so many penguins. You could reach out snd touch them if you were allowed to. All there waddling around, preening each other, going into their nests dug into the ground. All the couples together, many with their furry babies. All kinds of penguin activities. And such noises honking sounding much like geese. Will send more pics later. Want to get out while have ...
The town is flat so it wasn't that bad of a walk even if it was a bit blustery and a few spots of rain in the air. Betty was there to meet us and gave us a nice colourful twin with a heater, television and private bathroom.
Our two immediate needs for today were laundry and arranging a tour to see King Penguins. The former was easy enough, we found a laundry that would wash and dry in 3 hours. ...
... we were the last large plane to get out we brought back the brazilian scientists with us. Once back on board we were fed again as we were hungry. It was a party coming back with an open bar of champagne and Chilean wine. There was also a toast to a brilliant trip. We landed after 8pm and had to head back to the ship which had been waiting for us for over 2 hours.
Puenta Arenas (means Sandy point in Spanish) is on the Straait of Magellan and is subjected ...