Drake Passage

Antarctic Peninsula

Region: Antarctica

Destinations: Antarctic Peninsula

Drake Passage

​The Drake Passage is the shortest connection between Antarctica and the rest of the world’s main land. It is famous for its rough conditions and is named after Sir Francis Drake, the famous English privateer from the 16th century.

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