Kicker Rock in the Galapagos Islands.

Due to the archipelago’s considerable distance from the mainland, visitors can only access the Galapagos Islands by plane. There are no boats, cargo ships or cruises…

Guests observing the Galapagos Islands Landscape.

Is it possible to visit the Galapagos Islands? Yes! It is possible to visit Galapagos! Not only that, it should be a must-visit destination in your…

Yacht La Pinta in the Galapagos Islands at sunset.

This is a question our Travel Experts get asked every once in a while, and it seems like a pretty logical one, as both of these…

A couple encounter with a Galapagos marine iguana in the archipelago.

These past days, relatively old pictures of a tourist touching and carrying some of the Galapagos Islands’ most iconic species – like land iguanas and Galapagos…

The view of Cotopaxi volcano in Ecuador.

Ecuador Fun Facts are highly amusing snippets of information that come together like pieces of a mosaic and reveal a highly eclectic and beautiful portrait of…

Finch Bay Hotel restaurant food.

There’s something wonderfully iconic about sampling local Galapagos ceviche while gazing out onto a marine reserve, wandering through Santa Cruz Fish Market to find fur seals…


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