Daily Archives: January 9, 2011

Rubbing Magellan’s Toe: Getting to know our Port of Departure, Punta Arenas

January 9, 2011, 16:30 local Punta Arenas is located in the Strait of Magellan in southern Chile, and is well advertised locally as one of the southernmost cities in the world. An old peeling and weathered McDonalds poster at the … Continue reading

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Hello from 53 Degrees South – The Most Austral City in the World

Sunday, 1/9/2011, 16:00 Local After three flights and 16 hours in the air I have arrived safely in Punta Arenas Chile. Before I left Maine I used the “Where is the Melville” link on the blog to locate the ship … Continue reading

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