In the wilderness lies the preservation of the world.
Henry David Thoreau
The great barrier Reef and the magical mink whales
Our hands slowly shrivel up and I can’t hold the camera steady because I am shivering so much. We are freezing! And the daylight is no longer strong enough under the surface of the water. Not that the water here at the Great Barrier Reef is really all that cold, but we have been in the water for about six hours now, with a group of five Dwarf Minke Whales!
It’s a really impressive experience to be in the water with these beautiful and very interactive animals. The special moment where our eyes meet the whales’ warmed our hearts – it looked as if they were winking at us. At these moments it’s clear that diving with whales is an interaction between humans and animals. And these are moments that remain in memory for the rest of our lives. mehr erfahren …