✧ Tristan da Cunha ✧

Tristan da Cunha, colloquially Tristan, is both a remote group of volcanic islands in the south Atlantic Ocean and the main island of that group. The territory consists of the main island, also named Tristan da Cunha, along with the smaller, uninhabited Nightingale Islands and the wildlife reserves of Inaccessible and Gough Islands. Tristan da Cunha is part of the British overseas territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha. Capital: Edinburgh of the Seven Seas
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Gough Island Satellite map

Gough Island Satellite map

The Atlantic yellow-nosed albatross, which breeds on Gough Island

The Atlantic yellow-nosed albatross, which breeds on Gough Island

The fern Blechnum and tree Phylica on Gough Island

The fern Blechnum and tree Phylica on Gough Island

Albatrossess nesting in fernbrush on Nightingale Island

Albatrossess nesting in fernbrush on Nightingale Island

Inaccessible rail

Inaccessible rail

Northern rockhopper penguins, from an engraving after a photograph, published in a book by the naturalist aboard HMS Challenger, Inaccessible Island

Northern rockhopper penguins, from an engraving after a photograph, published in a book by the naturalist aboard HMS Challenger, Inaccessible Island

NASA Terra ASTER image of Inaccessible Island

NASA Terra ASTER image of Inaccessible Island

Painting by Rose Annie Rogers of Atlantisia rogersi, the world's smallest flightless bird, which is found only on Inaccessible Island

Painting by Rose Annie Rogers of Atlantisia rogersi, the world's smallest flightless bird, which is found only on Inaccessible Island

Housing in Tristan da Cunha

Housing in Tristan da Cunha

Edinburgh of the Seven Seas, Tristan da Cunha

Edinburgh of the Seven Seas, Tristan da Cunha

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