Ultima Thule: Kerguelen, remote but magnificent sub-antarctic islands

Ultima Thule: Kerguelen, remote but magnificent sub-antarctic islands

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Life in ice age Europe was harsh, but surprisingly rich and diverse. It was a time when our ancestors and their cousins, the Neanderthals lived in a world of mammalian giants, including the most famous one of all, the woolly mammoth...

Kerguelen Islands FT5XT Tourist attractions spot Wandering albatross and king penguin.

Kerguelen Islands FT5XT Tourist attractions spot Wandering albatross and king penguin.

Kerguelen island: Port Jeanne d'Arc - waterfall - http://www.travel-images.com/kerguelen.html

Kerguelen island: Port Jeanne d'Arc - waterfall - http://www.travel-images.com/kerguelen.html

Kerguelen Islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Kerguelen Islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hidden away in the southern part of the vast Indian Ocean, the Kerguelen Islands are extremely far away from their ’home’ country of France. No planes or tourists go there, and the only way to reach them is via boat from the island of Réunion, close to Madagascar. They might as well be part of Atlantis for all humanity knows about these hauntingly beautiful islands.

Ten incredible and mysterious places around the world untouched by mankind

Hidden away in the southern part of the vast Indian Ocean, the Kerguelen Islands are extremely far away from their ’home’ country of France. No planes or tourists go there, and the only way to reach them is via boat from the island of Réunion, close to Madagascar. They might as well be part of Atlantis for all humanity knows about these hauntingly beautiful islands.

Vista aérea de Port-aux-Français a capital das Ilhas  Kerguelen, território francês.

Vista aérea de Port-aux-Français a capital das Ilhas Kerguelen, território francês.

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