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10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Galapagos in 2019

10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Galapagos in 2019

A new year always means new goals and inspirations. But what about new travel destinations? Although there are hundreds of places to visit around the world Ecuador has something that makes it very unique, and that is the Galapagos Islands. Our islands are known for their exotic beauty and unusual…

January in the Galapagos Islands

January in the Galapagos Islands

Many people take their vacations at the beginning of the year, which most likely is in January. Around the world this can be a cold or rainy month, in fact in the Galapagos Islands, the rainy season begins in January. However, it is also one of the best months to…

Books You Should Read Before Visiting The Galapagos Islands

Books You Should Read Before Visiting The Galapagos Islands

The enchanted Galapagos Islands have stunning landscapes, a huge variety of endemic species, and many islands to explore. The islands have been the inspiration to countless scientists, researchers, scholars and wildlife enthusiasts from all over the world. So, there are plenty of exciting books about the archipelago. Below we list…

The Magical Lagoon Of Nymphs

The Magical Lagoon Of Nymphs

Another wonder of the Galapagos Islands is the Lagoon of the Nymphs, which features  spectacular turquoise-green waters, different ecosystems of mangroves, fishes, shorebirds and more. It is a stunning place where you can enjoy a spectacular landscape walking around the lagoon.  Keep reading everything to learn about the magical Lagoon…

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…