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Dec 4, 2009 - Melchior Islands and Danco Island

7am – LAND HO! We finally can see Antarctica. As we cruised through Dallmann Bay, to our left was Brabant Island and to our right was Anvers Island. We were headed to the Melchior Islands for our first expedition. At this point we were all incredibly excited to arrive at our destination and get off the boat. Wow! I can’t believe I am in Antarctica! After breakfast, we had a mandatory IAATO meeting during which we learned about the tourism rules and a zodiac briefing. Kara gave us about 15 minutes to dress in our kayak gear and head to the...

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