In this post, we'll help you determine which is the best Galapagos airport. There are three airports on the Galapagos Islands. The busiest is Seymour Airport on Baltra Island and the other is San Cristobal Airport. There is also a small airline / landing strip on Isabela Island. In this post, we'll talk about airports in [...]
Galapagos animals are different than any we've seen. Of course, some of them are huge and others have blue feet. But it's more than that. They are bold and unafraid. Because the Galapagos Islands are protected, and the majority of them are part of the National Park, the animals don't fear us. In this video, [...]
To make the most of a trip to the Galápagos, research and planning should be a priority. With that in mind we've put together a list of the top 17 Galapagos books. Here, in no particular order, is a list of our top 17 popular Galápagos Islands books. In this list you will find a [...]
Ever thought about hiking an active volcano? Sound crazy? If someone had told me a few years ago that I would be hiking active volcanoes in Ecuador, I would have laughed and said "nope, not me!" But that's exactly what I did - and it was spectacular. While traveling the Galapagos with Red Mangrove we [...]
Floreana is a small isolated island in the Galapagos. It has a very interesting history and is one of the most memorable places we've ever visited. The Galapagos islands are famous for their unique animals. We explored three islands and had unforgettable animal encounters on each of them, but none as breathtaking as on Floreana! [...]
Hey everyone! This week I've been feeling pretty tired, and I thought these sea lions were great examples of what I want to do over the weekend; except on a nice soft bed :P ! Sea lions are my favorite Galapagos animal, I even swam with one. What is your favorite Galapagos animal? Is it: sea lion [...]
I love using Photoshop. I love Pelicans. I love collages. Presto! I love these Pelicans! They have such a variety of expressions. In the future I will be posting a tutorial on how to do these collages! These pelicans were at the fish market in the Galapagos on Santa Cruz Island. At the fish market [...]
Sure the Galapagos has amazing animals and incredible landscapes. But what about bodyboarding? :) During a few free hours on Isabela Island, Drew and I went bodyboarding. And it was one of the highlights of our trip. We laughed (and screamed) for a solid hour. It is something I will never forget. We borrowed boards [...]
We took this picture while swimming at Las Grietas in the Galapagos Islands. The water at Las Grietas is crystal clear and emerald green! On a sunny day it's a travel photographers dream.
We got this photo on our way back from a visit to Playa Escondida while visiting Santa Cruz Island in the Galapagos Islands. As we came into Academy Bay the sun was setting, it was gorgeous!