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To Antarctica, South Georgia and Falklands – a trip of a lifetime even for kids

Fur Seals, King Penguins and our ship Le Boreal
We walked amid thousands of penguins (we saw five species) not bothered by our presence and fur seals who were. The huge elephant seals ignored us, as did the humpback whales we watched from zodiacs. more
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Discover the magic of Panama on with Ancon Expeditions

Discover with your family the magic and diversity of Panama – the heart of the Americas -- and be surprised by the abundant wildlife like White-face Capuchin monkeys more
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Shore excursions: Cranes, marshes, pluses and minuses

We’re in Kushiro, Japan, on the island of Hokkaido, and are visiting the Japanese Crane Reserve on a shore excursion from the Diamond Princess, which is spending the morning here. more
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Experiencing the Sea Turtles and Other Wildlife in Riviera Maya

Helping protect the sea turtle hatchlings on the Riviera Maya
This resort is dedicated to protecting the sea turtle eggs laid upon its 1.25 miles of glistening beach during sea turtle nesting season from May through October, and guests of all ages are encouraged to participate in the release of the juvenile turtles when they hatch. more
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