Doubtful Sound - view of Febrero Point, Fiordland, New Zealand

Doubtful Sound - view of Febrero Point, Fiordland, New Zealand

Description: View over Nee Islets towards Hares Ears and Febrero Point.
When the explorer Alessandro Malaspina, in command of a Spanish expedition, visited Doubtful Sound in 1793 he stayed only a week or so, but left behind a unique cluster of Spanish place names. They include Febrero Point (from the month of his visit – February), Bauza Island (after his cartographer) and Marcaciones Point (Observation Point)
Source: www.teara.govt.nz

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Keywords: Doubtful Sound, Fiordland, Landscape, National Park, New Zealand, Real Journeys, Souhland, Te Wahipounamu, World Heritage site, boat, cruise, fiord, fjord, mountains, water, Febrero Point, Nee Islets, Hares Ears, Patea

Exif: Exposure: 1/400, Aperture: 11.0, ISO: 200

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