July 2014

One of my favorite things included in the Galapagos island-hopping tour was kayaking in the Itabaca channel on Santa Cruz Island. We were able to kayak right up to blue-footed boobies sitting on the rocks, and then snorkel in the surrounding waters, surrounded by mangroves and white-tipped sharks. Kayaking in the Galapagos After a 45 minute van [...]

Galapagos is world-famous for the variety of bizarre and unique animals found there. Travelers should be equally excited about the beautiful landscapes that they will encounter! The islands’ volcanic origins create an enormous variety of landscapes, rugged (bone-dry) lava fields,  lush green forests, sparkling turquoise water, and surreal sunsets. I am posting the 10 most stunning [...]