WEEK 14: ECUADOR Galapagos Islands June 28th 2011 Friday 3rd June - Friday 10th June
Making the decision to visit the Galapagos Islands was tricky but after hearing that there were 200,000 pairs of boobies on the Islands, it was not in doubt for Chris! After much umming and urring about which boat to take, we opted for the large cruise vessel, Santa Cruz, due to its stability in the water for our Galapagos experience, and what a great choice t ... read more
South America » Ecuador » Galápagos The "Republic of the Equator" was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Colombia and Venezuela). Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors. A b... ... read more
Our big adventure began on 28th February 2011!!
We're taking on a 6 month tour of: South America, a short stop in India, and then on to SE Asia, before landing in our final destination Sydney, Australia!!... full info