Voyage 7818

Los Angeles to Acapulco

 

 

Day 1 - September 30, 2008 - Los Angeles, California, Usa

For most of our guests, the drive to Pier 91 – where the Prince Albert II was awaiting – was already somewhat like an expedition...


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Day 2 - October 1, 2008 - At Sea

It seemed today was going to be a perfect day to be out on deck keeping our eyes peeled for wildlife...


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Day 3 - October 2, 2008 - At Sea, En Route To Baja California

After breakfast, I attended a very interesting talk about legends and myths of the Southern Californian natives...


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Day 4 - October 3, 2008 - Bahia Magdalena

By 08:00, the ship was cleared and we could lower the scout boats...


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Day 5 - October 4, 2008 - At Anchor In Cabo San Lucas Bay In The Sea Of Cortés

Those who elected to join the excursion took the Zodiacs to shore at 08.30 ...


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Day 6 - October 5, 2008 - Los Islotes & Isla Espiritu Santo, Baja California Sur, Mexico

Most everyone went on the Zodiac cruise along the shore and around the islets. Not only could the Californian seal lions be admired...


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Day 7 - October 6, 2008 - Loreto National Marine Park, Isla Carmen

Loreto National Marine Park offers many possibilities for viewing marine wildlife...


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Day 8 - October 7, 2008 - Moored Up Alongside In Topolobampo Harbour, Sea Of Cortés

So on to the small village of Tehuecos.Here we were welcomed by a band of three musicians who provided the accompaniment for three traditionally-clad dancers...


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Day 9 - October 8, 2008 - Isla San Jose

Just before sunrise, the scout Zodiacs were dropped in the water...


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Day 10 - October 9, 2008 - Mazatlán, México

So we took a short bus ride of about 30 minutes to the Estrella de Mar resort, which, besides being the site of a modern golf course, also sponsors the Sea Turtle camp ...


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