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San Cristobal Island | Galapagos Islands

Where are the Galapago Islands?

Where are the Galapagos Islands? What’s the Best Way to Get Around this Ecuadorian National Park During Your Next Vacation? Considering a trip to Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands? Great idea. This UNESCO World Heritage Site will impress your senses at every turn. Its 19 islands and over 120 islets are rich in geographic and cultural history. […]

Galapagos Penguin | Bartolome Island | Galapagos

The Galapagos Penguin, a Unique Species on this Planet

The Galapagos penguin is one of the extraordinary fauna that can be found in the Enchanted Islands. The main difference between these penguins among others is that they can swim in tropical waters. At the same time, they belong to the smallest species of penguins in the world. Discover more about this fantastic animal! SPECIAL […]

Carnival in Ecuador

Carnival in Ecuador – How is it Different than Brazil and Others?

Carnival marks the passage from winter and darkness to spring, fruits and fertility. It’s the Mardi Gras of Latin America. Carnival in Ecuador is a major national holiday and like none other in Latin America. It celebrates excess and abundance before Catholic Lent introduces sobriety and prudence. Carnival in Ecuador also honors the indigenous Kichwa holiday […]


The Impact of Ecotourism in the Galapagos Islands

Breathtaking volcanoes, white sand beaches, exotic species…, the ecuadorian Archipelago is one of the favourite destinations of the world, a land of natural wonders, a perfect scenario for relaxing and disconnecting. Visitors that come to Galapagos have the chance to know a incredibly rich nature. Travelers can enjoy the marvelous sights of the coasts and the […]


5 charming places to visit the ecuadorian Andes

For those travelers who look for enhance their travel experience, there are different options in Ecuador to relax and enjoy in marvelous sorroundings! Discover the ecuadorian Andes wih a staff who offers an excellent service, charming hotels and comfortable tours. The Ecuadorian Andes mountain range contains volcanoes like Cotopaxi, the tallest active volcano and Chimborazo, whose peak is the farthest point from the Earth’s center. The […]


When is the Best time for Seniors to Travel to Galapagos?

Retirement trip or Anniversary, getting away on that once in a lifetime trip to a unique destination like the Galapagos Islands, July and August may not be the best time… it is the peak season, why? School is out and although a nature destination, a great place to come with families. Of course Galapagos is […]

Galapagos Islands Penguins

Galapagos Islands Travel FAQ’s – Part 1

1. What is there to do in the Galapagos Islands? The Galapagos Islands are a paradise for wildlife lovers, bird watchers, scientists and, of course, average tourists. Islands that have inspired Darwin’s theory of evolution, the archipelago has a total of 19 islands and a living museum where you can observe species that are not […]


Ecuadorian Amazon: a Wildlife Paradise

Ecuadorian Amazon is an amazing destination for those who like outdoor activities such as hiking and enjoying nature diversity. It is an extraordinary place, but not only for the beautiful landscapes, but also for its mosaic of fauna. You will be able to find thousands of species, from the sneaky boa to the red piranha, […]


Galapagos: a paradise for soft adventure and mountain-bike riders

Nowadays, the international tourism industry is developing new services for a particular segment of customers, who are mostly interested in doing some adventure activities in destinations that have been considered for leisure and relaxation purposes such as places with beach resorts. Adventure activities are classified between hard and soft along with the degree of risk […]