Hope Bay

Hope Bay, Antarctica

Travel Blogs from Hope Bay

Hope Bay Travel Blogs (3)
I set foot on Antarctica, Hope Bay, Antarctica travel blog

I set foot on Antarctica

A travel blog entry by c.i.222

This was posted to show my landing on the Antarctic peninsula.   This is my fifth ...

Day 5. Esperanza, Hope Bay, Antarctica travel blog

Day 5. Esperanza

A travel blog entry by ann.and.trevor

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... was enough to keep us amused while we sailed. Later in the day the winds dropped and we were able to land at Hope Bay on Esperanza, an Argentinian Research Station. Built in 1975, the base houses 55 inhabitants in winter, including 10 families ...

Oops, we hit an iceberg, Hope Bay, Antarctica travel blog

Oops, we hit an iceberg

A travel blog entry by jmsges

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... on this research station prefer no other humans to set foot on their plot of land, so as a result we took a zodiac cruise around Hope Bay. When we first launched our zodiac, we had a Minky whale surface about 10 feet from our boat.  We chased him ...