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Dec 31, 2010 - Paradise Bay

Crossing the Drake Passage, is a rite of passage. The turbulence of the water sends everyone to get motion sickness pills or patches from the ship´s doctor. But, once you cross the Passage, you enter a pristine land (or should I say ice and snow land) where there is no human presence. The landscape is so different from anything I have ever seen... Time seems to stop and we become aware of tiny points in the sky or the ocean: Albatrosses with a wing span of 3 meters, penguins and dolphins swimming in the ocean, islands covered with snow... I...

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