Falkland Islands

Country number:
1
Territory number:
203
"My good friend the Governor said I could settle down at Port Stanley and take things quietly for a few weeks. The street of that port is about a mile and a half long. It has the slaughterhouse at one end and the graveyard at the other. The chief distraction is to walk from the slaughterhouse to the graveyard. For a change one may walk from the graveyard to the slaughterhouse."
Ernest Shackleton, South: The last Antarctic expedition of Shackleton and the Endurance

Tales from Falkland Islands

Cruising the Falkland Islands - Antarctica and South America 6

Wey hey. A landing at West Point in the Falkland Islands - and what a landing. David knows how to redeem himself. A...
Wey hey. A landing at West Point in the Falkland Islands - and what a landing. David knows how to redeem himself. A hike across a mile of gorse sprinkled hills, in yellow flower, glimpses of cobalt and aquamarine seas, looking deceptively tropical.
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Falkland Islands - in a Nutshell

A big storm is forecast for the Falkland Islands and they’re shutting Mount Pleasant Airport – there will be no planes leaving.
A big storm is forecast for the Falkland Islands and they’re shutting Mount Pleasant Airport – there will be no planes leaving.
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