Galapagos Travel Tips

Visitors to the Galápagos Islands numbered +100,000 last year and they all come with high expectations. The islands (all of which were declared a national park in 1959) are about 960 km off the coast of Ecuador and are oddly untropical, their flattish landscapes covered in green furze with volcanic lumps bursting out here and […]

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Discover some of Ecuador Wonders.

CULTURAL SPLENDOUR The historic centres of Quito and Cuenca are lined with photogenic plazas, 17th-century churches and monasteries, and beautifully restored mansions. Wandering the cobblestone streets amid architectural treasures from Spanish colonial days is a fine way to delve into the past. Beyond the cities, there are Andean villages renowned for their colourful textiles and […]

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Five Things to do in the Galapagos Islands

Routinely at the top of travelers’ bucket lists, the Galapagos Islands are celebrated around the world for their pristine, relatively undisturbed natural environment and their abundance of distinct fauna and wildlife. Of course this archipelago off Ecuador’s Pacific coast also holds a significant place in history as the inspiration for Charles Darwin’s theory of natural […]

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