|Calm crossing, Cape Horn (Camp 2009)|
We took a day trip to Punto Tombo with strict admonitions to stay on the path. To our delight, the birds paid no attention to the signs!
|Stay on the Path! (Camp 2009)|
Is this my best side? (Camp 2009)
Momma Penguin with lighter chick (Camp 2009)
At home near the ocean (Camp 2009)
|Que vista, baby! (Camp 2009)|
|Moulting in the wind (Camp 2009)|
Ponto Tombo (Camp 2009)
When we visited, the birds were calm, seemingly oblivious to the tourists passing by. What do you think?
At the end of the day, we returned to our ship, full of amazement we had been able to see with our own eyes this penguin colony.
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More about Punto Tombo on Wikipedia HERE.
More about Magellanic Penguins HERE.