Drake Passage
  • Daily Expedition Reports
  • 20 Feb 2020

Drake Passage, 2/20/2020, National Geographic Orion

  • Aboard the National Geographic Orion
  • Antarctica

The wind and swell died away for good today, and the sun came out in the afternoon: surprisingly pleasant conditions out on deck. A fine day for a spot of birdwatching! With four species of albatross and six species of petrel, it was a great day to hone our species identification skills which will undoubtedly get sharper as we spend the next three weeks exploring the Southern Ocean.

Previous Article

Chau Doc & My An Hung

Next Article

Pelican Cays & Laughing Bird Cay

Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falklands


Sign Up for Daily Expedition Reports

Fields with an asterisk (*) are required.

Enter travel details to receive reports from a single expedition

Send Daily Expedition Reports to friends and family

*By clicking the submit button, I authorize Lindblad Expeditions to email me; however, I am able to unsubscribe at any time. For more details, see our Privacy Policy.

Please note: All Daily Expedition Reports (DERs) are posted Monday-Friday, during normal business hours. DERs are written onboard the ship only and do not apply to land-based portions of expeditions.