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Whale Watching Cruise Blog 3

Posted on August 17, 2011 at 6:15 AM Comments comments (1)

August 4th

The alarm went at the same time, but we both fell asleep again and got up at 7! Rushing around we ran up to the top deck, only to find ourselves surrounded by fog and alone... Going down to the breakfast buffet we found everyone else, quite wet. They had not seen anything, and then it rained so they came inside. Richard forced me to eat something - I was feeling se...

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Whale Watching Cruise Blog 2

Posted on August 16, 2011 at 6:05 AM Comments comments (1)

August 3rd

Our alarm went off at 4:45am and I got changed while Jess had a shower, then we tried to wake ourselves up and dressed very warm. We arrived on the observation deck just after the leader and two others at 5:45am. Within ten minutes we saw a pod of common dolphins jumping and swimming right under our ship! Totally worth getting up early for. They were beautiful, neither of us had...

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Whale Watching Cruise Blog 1

Posted on August 16, 2011 at 5:40 AM Comments comments (1)

August 2nd

My parents drove me to Portsmouth, where I met Jess and the two of us boarded the cruise ship which would be taking us to Santander in Spain. The waters that we would be going through are one of the richest in the world for whales and dolphins.

Going straight to our tiny cabin we folded my bed down from the ceiling and dumped down our bags - there was no room t...

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