"Reindeer" Top 5 Page for this destination South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Things to Do Tip by MikeAtSea

  Reindeer - right in central top of the picture
by MikeAtSea

Yes you are reading right, Reindeer in Antarctica.... Brought from Scandinavia by Norwegian whalers they now life as wild animals on South Georgia.
It took two winters to change the habit of breeding in the European summer and adapt to the Southern summers. Now one can see them isolated in the various valleys - as we did in St. Andrews Bay high up on the mountain slopes.

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  • Written Jan 14, 2007
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