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August 5, 2021

How long in advance you should book your Galapagos Cruise Tour

Booking a Galapagos cruise tour is an exciting proposition. There is nowhere in the world quite like it...
August 3, 2021

Galapagos Islands in November

Knowing when to visit the Galapagos Islands can be a real challenge for some. Visitors have questions about November in Galapagos for this very reason...
July 20, 2021

Galapagos Islands Entry Protocols and Restrictions

Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands are open for travel and welcoming back visitors...
July 20, 2021

Best and Highest Waterfalls of Ecuador

Ecuador has some splendid waterfalls that are well worth a visit. There are some powerful torrents not far from Quito, some lovely falls near Otavalo...
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...
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