"It Rains a Lot ...... Just Like Home" Top 5 Page for this destination Falkland Islands by SabrinaSummerville

Falkland Islands Travel Guide: 244 reviews and 553 photos

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  • Pros:Just like home.
  • Cons:Eh.....just like home ;-)
  • Last visit to Falkland Islands: Mar 2007
  • Intro Updated Mar 20, 2007
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  • balhannah's Profile Photo
    Jul 8, 2012 at 12:45 AM

    What a shame you missed the Penguins! Enjoyed reading your page!

  • Apr 15, 2008 at 7:43 AM

    Sabrina Summerville! thanks for your entry on the Malvinas/Falklands: vv interesting, and your comment about the wild birds 'merrily' skipping ova mines is gorgeous!

  • cachaseiro's Profile Photo
    Sep 14, 2007 at 1:39 AM

    now that looks like a really interesting place.

  • Bwana_Brown's Profile Photo
    Apr 27, 2007 at 12:58 PM

    This must have been quite an interesting stop-over! I was in TV-less Papua New Guinea when the invasion took place and remember listening to the latest updates on our radio. Too bad you were not able to see Penguins while there.

  • tini58de's Profile Photo
    Apr 7, 2007 at 10:36 AM

    What an excellent page!!! You write so vividly and I loved the stories and the information equally! Too bad you could not see the penguins here, but I am glad you saw them at Punta Arenas! Happy Easter!

  • SanguiniA's Profile Photo
    Apr 3, 2007 at 6:36 AM

    snappy little page you have here Gabi - well done! Such a pity about the penguins though!!

  • Apr 2, 2007 at 7:50 AM

    Think this is the only place in the world where those horrible landmines have an "useful" effect. Not in area where people usually walks + wildlife are to light to blow'em'up and can live "free".

  • Nemorino's Profile Photo
    Mar 28, 2007 at 4:46 PM

    Nice story about the islanders putting up those 1000 stranded cruisers. And your friends are right -- it's just not British without the mushy peas.

  • tiabunna's Profile Photo
    Mar 27, 2007 at 4:12 AM

    Very enjoyable Gabrielle - yes, the King Penguin is, indeed, quite stuffed! :-) Thanks also for your visit to my Macquarie Island page.

  • Mar 16, 2007 at 7:01 AM

    I am proud to be the first one visiting this page!! :P

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