The Galapagos Islands

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…

A Quick Guide to Galápagos Wildlife

A Quick Guide to Galápagos Wildlife

The Galápagos Islands are home to a variety of endemic species, meaning they can be found nowhere else in the world. It is said that about 80% of the land birds, 97% of the reptiles and land mammals, and more than 30% of plants are unique to the Galapagos. The…

All You Need To Know About Española Island

All You Need To Know About Española Island

Española Island is one of the flattest islands in the Galapagos with one of the lowest elevations. Also, it’s among the oldest island in the archipelago. Also known as the Hood Island, it is a popular tourist stop. Read on to learn more about things to do about this extraordinary…

4 Secrets About The Galapagos Islands That Will Surprise You

4 Secrets About The Galapagos Islands That Will Surprise You

The Galapagos Islands are famous for their diverse and unique plants, animals and landscapes. But like many other destinations, the Galapagos Islands have well kept secrets that many people are unaware of and here are a few of them The Formation of The Islands The Galapagos Islands are made up…

The Highlands of Santa Cruz

The Highlands of Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz is the second largest island of the archipelago, and its capital, Puerto Ayora, is the most populated urban centre in the Galapagos Islands. The island is a large dormant volcano home to black-lava shores, beautiful cliffs, and craters that produce jaw dropping landscapes. Continue reading to learn more…

5 Incredible National Parks in South America

5 Incredible National Parks in South America

South America is one of the most biodiverse continents on earth. Home to unique species,  the highest waterfall, the largest river, the longest mountain range and the largest rainforest, the nature and adventure is abundant in this continent. All of these wonders are protected by National Parks. Check out the…

Galapagos National Park

Galapagos National Park

The Galapagos Islands are amazing. They have incredible landscapes formed by rocky and volcanic lands. This is the only archipelago on the planet that is located in both the northern hemisphere and the southern hemisphere. It was declared a World Heritage Site in 1978 by UNESCO. That’s why they have…

Traveling to the Galapagos Islands – Tips

Traveling to the Galapagos Islands – Tips

The majestic Galapagos islands are full of surprises and things to do. Below are some things to keep in mind before traveling in order to make this the best experience possible. Before taking the plane Before flying to the Galapagos, there are a few things to be aware of. Once…