... Port Couvreux (a good proportion of them died, there is a small cemetery nearby, they weren't actual trained shepherds actually).
Basque whaling station on Saddle Island. The location of the sunken vessel San Juan (1565) is near the wreck of the Bernier, which grounded in 1966.
South Georgia's industrial heritage includes the whaling station at Stromness where Shackleton finally reached help
Copperhole on Monos Island in 1910. Once a whaling station, it was later a popular holiday spot for wealthy families from Port-of-Spain.
St.-Jean-Pied-de-Port, founded in the 13th century as a commercial, military and religious crossroads. Credit Andy Haslam for The New York Times
The whaling station was converted into army training base when whaling was outlawed in South Africa. It now stand abandoned, riddled with bullet holes.
Penny established a whaling station at Cumberland Sound, part of the Labrador Sea, an area rich in whales and seals. A native of Peterhead he was the son of ...
Above, you are standing in the middle of the intersection, looking up the hill. On the right are the familiar columns of [what is now] Fish Kebab, ...
This harbour has been a safe haven for ships throughout the history of human exploration in Antarctica. It was also the location of a Norwegian Whaling ...
Seagulls attack southern right whale calves when they come to the surface to breathe | Daily Mail Online
Father and Son: former whaling station workers Andy and Ray Woonings being interviewed by Radio West At WhaleWorld.
After occasional earlier visits, whaling ships began to frequent Akaroa Harbour in large numbers in the 1830s. Whalers from France were among those putting ...
Due to the adverse weather conditions we didn't see the whale as much as on previous days, making its path much less predictable.
The Starbucks store at 1912 Pike Place. This is the second location of the original Starbucks, which was at 2000 Western Avenue from 1971 to 1976.
A full moon and 25-second exposure allowed sufficient light for this photo to be taken at Amundsen–Scott South Pole Station during the long Antarctic night.
1598 map of Cape Verde with some of its names in Latin, the former Geographic names of the African mainland in the east are mapped on the right
Ok, after the Big Ice rambling there are whale stories to tell. Most of the whales so far have been small minke whales and much larger fin whales.
Severe cracks in an ice pier in use for four seasons at McMurdo Station slowed cargo operations in 1983 and proved a safety hazard.
Book by 31 July, 2018 and enjoy Business Class Air for just $699 each way or Free Economy Class Air Roundtrip
The AANA has hatched, for the first time, an advertising sentiment index (ASI) that will regularly measure the Australian community's perception of ...
A General Chart of New Holland including New South Wales & Botany Bay with The Adjacent Countries and New Discovered Lands, published in An Historical ...