Our Daily Trips

Like old school sailors we keep our daily trip journals & reports, feeding our blog on a daily basis with the best selection of photos and stories to tell, registering everything. Check out the amazing stories and photos we collect every day...

16.02.2018 – Jumping after Garfish

16.02.2018 – Jumping after Garfish

During the Winter months its not only the air temperature that decreases but also the Ocean temperature that drops. Even in Sub-tropical regions we can, more or less, define seasons and onboard during a whale watching trip, the use of extra clothes is necessary. Underwater in winter time, with lower temperature and less daylight, we can also observe a variation in fish species that dolphins feed on. For each fish species there is always a more specialised hunter and like today, many leaps over water by Short-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus delphis), chasing shoals of Garfish (Belone belone)….

by Daniel Jardim

Sightings of the day


10.00 Bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus); Short-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus delphis)

15.00 Short-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus delphis); Bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)

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