• San Pedro and Bolivian Salt Flats - This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Travelling South AmericaIf you ever get the chance to visit here, DO!  Having taken a 23 hour bus from Santiago to San Pedro, I arrived as the sunset over the Atacama desert. Even with the lights of San Pedro, the sky was filled with stars.  […]
  • And The Rest….. - This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series AntarcticaSomething that surprised me about my recent visit to the Antarctic Peninsula was that the ice was equally as impressive as the Killer Whales, Leopard Seals and the Humpbacks. Nothing can prepare you for the different shades of blue captured within these floating structures and […]
  • Killer Whales - This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series AntarcticaNext to tick off the bucket list, the world’s top ocean predator – the killer whales. Having never seen these before, I travelled to Antarctica with very high expectations, knowing estimates of these animals in Antarctic waters to be somewhere in the region of 70-80,000. […]
  • Humpback Whales - This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Antarctica  Another blog from my latest amazing trip to Antarctica, focussing on Humpback whales this time. You’ll be glad to know that there is less blood than in the previous post. Having lived for a year on South Georgia, immersed in the depressing history of […]
  • Leopard Seal Vs Gentoo Penguin - This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series AntarcticaCAUTION: “Nature red in tooth and claw” warning. This post contains graphic pictures which some readers may find disturbing. My recent trip to Antarctica had many incredible highlights. I was lucky enough to see a ridiculous amount of wildlife with many memorable encounters. Leopard seals are […]