Antarctic Sound is a body of water about 30 miles (50 km) long and from 7 to 12 miles (11 to 19 km) wide, separating the Joinville Island group from the northeast end of the Antarctic Peninsula. The sound was named by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition under Otto Nordenskiöld for the expedition ship Antarctic which in 1902, under the command of Carl Anton Larsen, was the first vessel to navigate it.
Πώς είναι να ταξιδεύεις στην άκρη του κόσμου; Ζήστε αυτή την εμπειρία με μία κρουαζιέρα στο Cape Horn. Βρίσκεται στο νοτιότερο άκρο της Νότιας Αμερικής στο αρχιπέλαγος Tierra del Fuego. Το Cape Horn είναι το μέρος όπου συναντώνται ο Ατλαντικός και ο Ειρηνικός Ωκεανός. Ανακαλύψτε αυτήν την απομακρυσμένη περιοχή του κόσμου ενώ βρίσκεστε σε μια κρουαζιέρα που πλέει στη μαγευτική Παταγονία της Νότιας Αμερικής και θαυμάστε τα χιονισμένα βουνά, τις αστραφτερές λίμνες, τους πανύψηλους παγετώνες και τα ασυναγώνιστα τοπία σε ένα αξέχαστο ταξίδι σε μια από τις μακρινές γωνιές του πλανήτη.
The Drake Passasge is famous for being the site of some of the roughest and most unforgiving waters of the world,also among the world's coldest as they are part of the Antarctic Circumpolar current.The only islands at the latitudes of the Drake Passage are the South Sandwich Islands in the South Atlantic and the South Macquerie Islands south of New Zealand.
Puerto Williams is a unique and off-the-beaten-path destination that offers a glimpse into the natural beauty and cultural heritage of the southernmost part of South America.
Puerto Williams is a small town located on the southern shore of Navarino Island in Chile, near the southernmost tip of South America. It is the southernmost town in the world and serves as the main port of entry to Cape Horn and the Drake Passage.
Puerto Williams is known for its stunning natural beauty, with snow-capped mountains, glaciers, and fjords surrounding the town. It is also a popular destination for outdoor activities such as hiking, kayaking, and birdwatching.
Visitors to Puerto Williams can explore the town's charming streets and learn about its history and culture, as well as take advantage of the many outdoor activities available in the area. The town is also home to several museums and cultural centers that offer insight into the indigenous culture and history of the region.
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