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July 10, 2021

Sierra Negra Volcano – Isabela Island

The Sierra Negra volcano is an active volcano that is found on Isabela Island in the Galapagos archipelago. Its name translates to “Black Mountain” in English...
June 25, 2021

Differences between the Western and the Southern Itineraries in the Galapagos

One question that we get asked very often by those wanting to visit the Galapagos Islands is a question...
May 28, 2021

Best Places for Snorkeling in Galapagos

For keen snorkelers, and even complete beginners, this pursuit offers a superb chance to enjoy the underwater world around the Galapagos Islands. This adds...
May 13, 2021

The Galapagos Land Iguanas

One type of animal that you may be likely to come across on your Galapagos Islands vacation is the land iguana. This fascinating creature can be quite a sight, given that ...
April 24, 2021

Amazon Rainforest Monthly Weather and Temperatures

The weather in the Ecuador Amazon Basin doesn’t stick to a reliable set of standards...
April 22, 2021

North Seymour Island, Galapagos

North Seymour Island location is a very central spot in the Galapagos Islands archipelago. It is close to Baltra Island and Santa Cruz Island...
April 8, 2021

Amazon Basin Wildlife – All the Main Species to See

If you’re planning a trip to the Amazon jungle in Ecuador, you might be wondering what species you might get to see there. Rest assured, the Amazon...
March 25, 2021

Tortuga Bay – Galapagos Islands

Tortuga Bay is a Galapagos Islands visitor site located on Santa Cruz Island, to thesouth side. This lovely beach is so named for its black sea turtles which nest here...
February 19, 2021

When to Go to the Amazon Rainforest

Visitors to Ecuador that want to explore the Ecuadorian Amazon often have questions about the rainy season in the Amazon rainforest. They wonder when the best months to visit are...