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Facts About Galapagos Marine Iguanas

Facts About Galapagos Marine Iguanas

Found only in the Galápagos Islands, marine iguanas are very special, because they are the world’s only seafaring lizards. However, there are many things that you may not know about them. If you are visiting the Galapagos Islands, these are some interesting facts about Galapagos Marine Iguanas. Can hold on…

Top 5 Destinations to Travel Alone

Top 5 Destinations to Travel Alone

Peace, tranquility, independency and absolute freedom are things that at least once in life, we all want to experience. One of the best ways to experience absolute freedom is to travel alone. You can go wherever you desire, whenever you want, and plan it according to your terms. Are you…

Tips to Have a Galapagos Trip on a Budget

Tips to Have a Galapagos Trip on a Budget

Many tourists think that traveling to the Galapagos Islands is expensive. Some people assume the activities on the island are pricey while others assume cost is due to the fact that it is one of Latin America’s top destinations. In reality, a trip to the Galapagos could be very affordable…

The World’s Most Beautiful Archipelagos

The World’s Most Beautiful Archipelagos

Warm turquoise waters, 365 days of shiny sun, palm trees, white sand and the sounds of the sea, this is the description of an authentic paradise and that is what an Archipelago essential is, a group of paradisiacal islands located relatively close together. These formations are most commonly found in…

Best Sunsets in Santa Cruz Island

Best Sunsets in Santa Cruz Island

The visual image of the sun setting on the beach is a relaxing and beautiful picture. Now, imagine being able to watch it in person in the Galapagos Islands, what an unforgettable experience that would be. Santa Cruz Island has three outstanding spots to watch a perfect and remarkable sunset….

Charles Darwin & The Galapagos Islands

Charles Darwin & The Galapagos Islands

In 1831 Charles Darwin, fascinated by the diversity of life on earth, embarked on the HMS Beagle expedition to map the coasts of South America. Even thought his tour of the world lasted five years, it was those two weeks Darwin dedicated to exploring the Galapagos Islands that ended up…

Galapagos trip with kids: A guide

Galapagos trip with kids: A guide

Traveling with children could be a challenge because there is a lot to consider.  Yet the Galapagos Islands is the perfect destination for the entire family. In fact, there are various reasons why taking the kids to the Galapagos is an excellent idea. Keep reading to learn more. Cruises As…

4 Reasons Why Galapagos Islands are a Surfer’s Paradise

4 Reasons Why Galapagos Islands are a Surfer’s Paradise

The Galapagos Islands are well-known to have a very distinguished fauna and flora biodiversity, and that’s why so many families, couples, nature lovers, and travelers from all over the world decide to visit this incredible Ecuadorian island. For some people, this destination could be perfect to rest, relax, breathe some…

Galapagos’ Seasons

Galapagos’ Seasons

There are two seasons in the Galapagos Islands: the hot season and the dry season. Not only are these seasons making this little piece of paradise more attractive, but they also contribute to a full development of the vegetation and  different animal species. Being a group of islands in the…