Category Archives: Galapagos


Up Close & Personal with Wildlife in the Galapagos

The “Enchanted Islands” of the Galapagos took our breath away. These gorgeous, virtually untouched islands are home to some of the rarest, most amazing creatures on earth. Many of these animals are endemic to the Galapagos, meaning they cannot be found anywhere else. A natural lack of predators has left the animals curious and unafraid […]

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Getting to the Galapagos

On September 30, 2010, large-scale police protests brought the country of Ecuador to a halt. Airports, roads, schools, and most businesses were shut. Looting and riots broke out in cities where police had abandoned their posts. The situation escalated when President Correa was injured while confronting an angry crowd and brought to a hospital, where […]

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