Hey traveler, June 2017 brings new regulations to all Galapagos Islands visitors. These are the new requirements to enter Galapagos Island as set by the Special Government of the Galápagos Regime. Starting June 5th, the Special Government of the Galapagos Regime requests the following requirements to enter Galapagos (check the

Say “Galapagos Islands” and people immediately think Darwin—and if Darwin’s your passion, you can get your fill at the Charles Darwin Foundation on Santa Cruz. But if adventure is your jam, the Galapagos Islands are definitely the place to be. Fabulous diving, amazing animals, and some of the most diverse

One of the most sought after sites in Galapagos, Kicker Rock, also known as León Dormido, is the remains of a volcanic cone, eroded by the sea across hundredths of years. It is the eroded cone of an extinct volcano in the shape of a sleeping lion which earned it

San Cristobal is located in the easternmost region of the Galapagos Islands and boasts plenty of things that travelers to see and do. While tours are always recommended so that you can be guided through the full experience by someone who knows the land well, independent travelers have been known

Santa Cruz is the second largest island in the Galapagos archipelago while Puerto Ayora, its capital, is the largest urban center in the archipelago. If exploring Santa Cruz is part of your trip itinerary, you’ve got plenty of options, as the island is bursting with wildlife and natural wonders. Among

The Galapagos Islands are comprised of thirteen primary islets, of which only four are populated. It is situated over 500 miles offshore from the mainland of Ecuador and is home to an assortment of exotic animals, including lava lizards and giant sea tortoises. Renowned biologist Charles Darwin conducted some of

If Ecuador hasn’t yet made the top of your destination bucket list, we’re here to tell you why it should be. Here’s a list of the 5 Reasons to vist Ecuador : Reason #1 The breathtaking biodiversity of the Galapagos Islands Due to its geographic location, Galapagos Islands encompass a

It’s only natural to be a little apprehensive about traveling to a new destination. And if you are traveling to Quito for the first time, on the one hand, you are overflowing with excitement, but on the other, you worry about how much cash you should carry, the language barriers, the