Sue & Lorin Explore Ecuador & The Galapagos December 28th 2009 12-13-09 Espańola (Hood) Island - Punta Suarez & Gardner Bay
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We were up early 6 AM wake up, 630 breakfast, 715 take the pangas to Espańola Island. It was a dry landing and then we walked 2.5 miles on rocky uneven volcanic ground. We were advised to stay 5 feet away from bull and nursing sea lions.
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South America » Ecuador » Galápagos » Española 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