The Galapagos Islands

Puerto Ayora Farmer’s Market

Puerto Ayora Farmer’s Market

Puerto Ayora holds its weekly farmer’s market every Saturday. This busy place is a sensation for the eyes, the ears and the nose. Food lovers and photographers are often  delighted by all the colors and scenes. Below we dive into to what this market offers! First of all, tourists should…

Turtles vs. Tortoises

Turtles vs. Tortoises

The stunning Galapagos Islands are home to many species, including the famous giant Tortoises. These Tortoises are one of the world’s most ancient and longest-lived creatures. In the archipelago there are also many fascinating species of turtles, which appear to be really similar to Tortoises. However, there are several differences…

Ways to Get Around on the Galapagos Islands

Ways to Get Around on the Galapagos Islands

Visiting Galapagos Islands is an experience like no other. However, in order to enjoy every moment in the archipelagos, you have to be efficient with your time. In order to do this, you need to know how to get around the island. Below we mention ways you can explore the…

Top 10 Scuba Diving Tips

Top 10 Scuba Diving Tips

The Galapagos Islands have a rich underwater life. That’s why many tourists say the  archipelago is the perfect place to Scuba Dive. If you have never scuba dived before, the thought of breathing underwater can be intimidating. However, thanks to strict safety training and equipment regulations, scuba diving is a…

A Guide To Floreana Island

A Guide To Floreana Island

The isolated Floreana Island is one of the most popular islands on the archipelago. Its biodiversity and variety of endemic species make it an excellent island to explore.  Keep reading to learn why you can’t overlook Floreana during your Galapagos trip. If you are curious of Galapagos’ unique species, click…

6 Fun Facts About Galapagos’ Sea Lions

6 Fun Facts About Galapagos’ Sea Lions

One of the most cutest and friendliest  animals here in the Galapagos are our Sea Lions. These creatures are really fascinating and have qualities that are very hard to miss. However, you may not know everything about them. Read on to learn six fun facts about Sea Lions. They Live…

A Guide to Galapagos’ Dive Sites

A Guide to Galapagos’ Dive Sites

The Galapagos are famous not only for the unique wildlife on land, but also for the variety of life in its surrounding waters. The archipelago is considered to be one of the best dive sites in the world. The underwater volcanic landscape, clear water, and pristine temperatures attract plenty of…

Top 5 Things to do in San Cristobal Island

Top 5 Things to do in San Cristobal Island

San Cristóbal is the fifth largest and the easternmost island in the Galápagos archipelago. There are about 5,400 residents, making it home to the second largest human population in Galapagos, after Santa Cruz. Let’s dive into the top best things to do in San Cristobal Island. Cerro Tijeretas Cerro Tijeretas…

The Youngest Island in the Galapagos: Fernandina

The Youngest Island in the Galapagos: Fernandina

The Galapagos Islands is a place full of wonder. Its newest island Fernandina, is still being formed by the island’s own active volcano. However, this unique and special destination is worth visiting. Below we share some of the history and makings of this Island. Remarkable Geological Formation Fernandina Island has…

All about the Galapagos’ Scalesia

All about the Galapagos’ Scalesia

The Galapagos Islands have several unusual extraordinary species. One of these species is Scalesia, a type of daisy plant that can only be found in the archipelago. Keep on reading to learn more about of what makes this organism so unique. Height Scalesia is member of the daisy family, but…