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Blog: Wildlife
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5 Fascinating Things About Elephant Seals

With the brilliant array of unique animals we see in and around in Antarctic waters, a trip to Antarctica is truly a dream for anyone that loves animals. Even if you’re not the keenest of animal enthusiasts, somehow the Southern Hemisphere’s creatures have a way of...

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5 Types of Seals You Can See in Antarctica

Spotting seals in their natural habitat is just one of the amazing wildlife highlights on our voyages to the Southern Hemisphere. Seals are members of a group of animals called pinnipeds, a collection that also includes walruses and sea lions (neither of which you...

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8 Interesting Facts About Albatross

What does the word 'albatross' mean to you? If you golf, you may be familiar with the term as it means you are three under par on a hole. The word albatross is also famously used to describe an unbearable burden in much poetry and folklore. But to us, albatross are...

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An Intro to Migratory Birds in Antarctica

In honor of World Migratory Bird Day on May 9th, we thought we’d give you a brief introduction to some of the migratory birds you might encounter on our trips. Birding on our voyages is one of the most popular activities, and often passengers will collect on the outer...

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