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Still in Punta, still windy…

Thursday, October 30th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

Weather conditions (mainly at the Rothera end) are still conspiring to keep us here in Punta Arenas. Things could be a lot worse really (!) and we're doing our best to pace ourselves and not exhaust the local attractions ...

Well, I can see some snow…

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments »

...but it's just a smidge on the distant hilltops around Punta Arenas and not really worth a photo! Instead, here's a pic of the two American ice breakers I can see from my window. These are the Nathaniel B. ...