Petermann Island

Petermann Island, Antarctica

Travel Blogs from Petermann Island

Petermann Island Travel Blogs (10)
Day 16, petermann island, Antarctica travel blog

Day 16

A travel blog entry by timnjules


... carved cliffs, with the ship dodging the smallish icebergs.   We had a pre-breakfast landing at Petermann Island, a mile long island covered in those  omnipresent Gentoos and also Adelies.  Adelies are little cuties with black hoods ...

AM Kayak, Petermann Island, Antarctica travel blog

AM Kayak

A travel blog entry by bruceontour


... . Ten days ago the ship could not enter this area due to the ice build up. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Daily Programme Petermann Island & PlÚneau Bay Sunrise: 02:44 Sunset: 11:58 Petermann Island lies at ...

Whales ahoy, Lemaire Channel, Pleneau Island and Petermann Island, Antarctica travel blog

Whales ahoy

A travel blog entry by zargarf


... trio slowly headed away from us and allowed us to get on with our scheduled activities. In the afternoon, we landed on Petermann Island, our most southern landing site of this trip. We climbed a gentle slope to the Adelie Penguin rookeries. We also ...

Petermann Island, Petermann Island, Antarctica travel blog

Petermann Island

A travel blog entry by mikeandmary


... about 45 minutes and was even pecking at the fingers of those brave enough to allow it. The first landing today was on Petermann Island, first discovered in 1873. The French explorer Charcot overwintered on the island in 1909. The island is home to the ...