Galapagos Day 9 - Celebrate! May 9th 2012 Today was a chill day. We did not wake up and get moving until 10. We went to our favorite breakfast place and dragged out a long breakfast turned lunch. Continental breakfast turned to cheeseburger turned to coffee. By 2:00 we left with the idea of going back to Tortuga Bay, but within 5 steps of leaving the restaurant the heat of the day destroyed us and we were resigned to trying not to move.
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South America » Ecuador » Galápagos » Santa Cruz Island 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