Category Archives: Falkland Islands

Stanley

Our second and last day in the Falklands was spent in and around Stanley. The “town” is really a couple of streets, with cheerful houses behind: People are very British: We headed however for Cape Pembroke, just past the airport: … Continue reading

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Carcass Island

Our second stop in the Falklands was Carcass Island, near West Point Island in the north-west of the archipelago. It has a somewhat bizarre landscape which includes palm trees: And penguins among the heather and gorse: The special feature of … Continue reading

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West Point

Our first stop was West Point Island, in the Falklands. The landscape was very familiar for Scottish tourists:   The main attraction was the colony of black-browed albatrosses and rockhopper penguins. The first sign that we were approaching was the … Continue reading

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