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Google re-visits the Galapagos Islands

Google Maps will once again pay a visit to the Galapagos Islands. The web mapping service is collaborating for a second time with the Charles Darwin Foundation and the University of Cuenca, Ecuador, in order to collect 360-degree images of the islands. This is Google’s second time in the Galapagos: a Google Maps team visited the […]

A guide to Galapagos Islands Day Trips

Day trips are a popular way to see the Galapagos Islands. Perhaps you’re visiting the Galapagos independently, or you have a few extra days before or after your cruise and you’re keen to fit in some extra wildlife-watching opportunities. You won’t be disappointed – there are a wide variety of destinations and itineraries on offer.

Galapagos Islands Packing Guide

Putting together the right equipment for your trip to the Galapagos will ensure that you have the best experience possible. Packing light is definitely encouraged, but don’t scrimp on the essentials – once you’re on the islands, you won’t be able to simply pick up whatever you need as many items are either impossible to find […]

All You Need Is Ecuador

Ecuador has been making a bit of a name for itself recently in the U.S: first, it was voted the top country in the world to retire to by International Living 

Ecuador – Ripe for Adventure

For those who like their holidays with a side (or more) of adventure, Ecuador is a natural choice. What this compact South American country lacks in size, it makes up for in sheer variety and number of activities, sights and astonishing landscapes.  Its petite proportions actually work to its advantage, as visitors can sample all four regions – jungle, mountains, Pacific […]

Visiting the Galapagos Islands with Children

Visiting the Galapagos Islands with children may feel like a daunting prospect, but numerous families do so every year with great success. It’s an amazing place for your children to experience and learn about wildlife. These tips will help you plan a trip your children will remember for the rest of their lives. Plan Ahead Although […]