The ice-coated Antarctic Peninsula forms perhaps the most accessible region of mainland Antarctica lying a mere 480-miles away from South America across the fabled waters of Drakes Passage. Lying close to the northwestern tip of the Antarctic Peninsula separated by the Bransfield Strait the South Shetland Islands fall under the jurisdiction of the Antarctic Treaty suspending claims on their sovereignty. View more
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