April 2013

Until earlier this month, I had only seen marine iguanas feeding underwater on television. Marine iguanas are unique, because they are the only seafaring iguanas. Learn more facts about marine iguanas. While visiting Floreana Island earlier this month, we got to see marine iguanas feeding underwater – in shallow tidal pools. While we filmed just [...]

The blue footed booby is an animal on almost everyone’s “must-see” list. Visitors to the Galapagos don’t have to wait long. The blue footed boobies are common and, like most of the Galapagos animals, aren’t afraid of tourists. The blue feet are often so bright that they reflect against their white body. In addition to the [...]

It is exciting to see a sea turtle, they are a rare sight.  A little less rare in the Galapagos. During our visit we saw them swimming near the boat, while snorkeling and during a walk near a mating area. 4 Species of Sea Turtles in Galapagos There are four species of marine/sea turtles in [...]