Advertisement
« previous next »
Hump-backed tortoise...  
   

Hump-backed tortoise...

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

Ecuadorian Flag 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
Advertisement
Tot: 0.091s; Tpl: 0.008s; cc: 4; qc: 6; dbt: 0.0053s; 6; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.3mb