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Floreana by Margret Wittmer Review

While on my Galapagos Trip, particularly on Floreana, I stopped by the little gift shop run by Floreanita/Inge (the author’s daughter) and picked up a t-shirt along with a English Translation of her mother’s biography. I recently took to reading … Continue reading

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The Galapagos – Pt.12

As my OCD won’t allow me to end my Galapagos series on the horrible odd number 11, I decided to post this montage as a separate thing. Below are bits and pieces of our snorkels in the Galapagos, all filmed … Continue reading

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The Galapagos – Pt.11

The morning started with the tough job of packing everything back into the suitcases, before going out in a bus to our last destination of the trip. First, we headed out to see a huge lava tube, like the one … Continue reading

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The Galapagos – Pt.10

After our breakfast, we left straight away; our time on Isabella was over. The next and last island was Santa Cruz. The boat ride was about two hours long, like most of the other trips, however, this time, there were … Continue reading

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The Galapagos – Pt.9

Today was our last day on Isabella, the island that would become my favourite of them all. We started off with a morning of kayaking. We all got into a bus to head to the beach, but on the way, … Continue reading

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The Galapagos – Pt.8

The next day I was feeling much better, almost healed even, and we all prepared to set out for a mountain hike. A truck picked us up and brought us to the beginning of the trail to the Sierra Negra … Continue reading

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The Galapagos – Pt.7

The second day on Floreana started with a trip to La Loberia, a gorgeous bay-like area filled with sea lions and turtles. We had walked a good bit, so we rested there quite a while, just soaking in the sun … Continue reading

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The Galapagos – Pt.6

We started the day with breakfast a two and a bit hour boat ride to Floreana. Before I begin, a little history/mystery: The island was one of the first to be inhabited, or rather to be colonised, but it quickly … Continue reading

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The Galapagos – Pt.5

The next day we got up and had to meet at the hotel for breakfast at 7:15. We left straight after, with our bags readyfilled with all the necessary equipment for snorkelling. We got on a boat and rode out … Continue reading

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The Galapagos – Pt.3

Today was a tiring day. We woke up early and after a breakfast, we still had no idea what to do for the day. We knew we should visit Old Town, apparently the second most tourist-y place after the Teleferico. … Continue reading

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