WOOOOOOOOOOOP WOOOOOOOOOOOOOP !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Islas Ballestas Travel Blog› entry 85 of 94 › view all entries
April 30th, 2009 – by: mrandmrsbreeze
We've seen some amazing sights on this trip but this one has got to be well up there on the highlights chart, possibly even making one of the medal positions. We were expecting to see some pelicans and boobies ( fnar fnar ha ha ha ha he he he ) and maybe a sea lion if we were lucky but we weren't prepared for the sheer number that we saw..............incredible, really unbelievable. There were literally millions of pelicans and boobies, Chilean vultures, cormaronts and other randoms on every rock possible ,and what was more exciting, that there were tons of Hombolt Penguins too .
The Lions of the Sea were the biggest surprise though. Again we were expecting to see maybe a dozen , and halfway through the trip after we had seen this many we were happy with life, but then we came through the mist ( I forgot to say that, must be excited not to have set the scene properly.......so here we go, read this and start again..............it was a cool misty morning as our intrepid high class pleasure seekers left the safety of their poolside boudoir heading for the relative unknown of Paracas , our adventurous duo are pissing their pants with excitement at the prospect of a little wildlife spotting.
The day was over far too quickly and we returned to the harbour, but what an unreal day....how can we top that in the next few weeks???? We're off again tomorrow , heading north to try to jump into Equador via Lima, the beach is calling again, the skin's had far too much of an easy time and needs a good burn and more to the point what's the point of travelling round the world if you can't laze around on the beach and do nothing all day.............................. afterall we are on our moon of love!!!!!!!!!!
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