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Blue Whale Watching Season Begins With Daily Cruises on Hornblower in San Diego

(San Diego, CA – June 23, 2015) — Hornblower Cruises & Events’ San Diego port is launching their seasonal Blue Whale Watching Adventures cruises on Sat., June 27th Departing from the convenient location Downtown, San Diego, on the Embarcadero at 970 North Harbor Drive, daily tours start boarding at 8:45 a.m. for the 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.…

Fast Facts about Blue Whales

The blue whale is bigger than 25 elephants. It is almost twice the size in weight of most large dinosuars, including theArgentinosaurus andApatosaurus (once mistakenly know as the Brontosaurus). It consumes about 40 million individual euphausiids daily, amounting to a total weight of 3,600 kg. The blue whale’s tongue alone weights around 2.7 tonnes. A young…