Galapagos Day 2 - Day trip to Espanola July 19th 2005 We were instructed to meet up at the pier at 5:30 am with everything we'd need for the day. Our boat was scheduled to leave the dock at 6am to start the 3+ hour drive to Espanola. Espanola is considered one of the best visitor sites in the Galapagos and we were looking forward to seeing more wildlife.
We arrived at Punta Suarez at around 9:30 am. Before disembarking, we had breakfast on boar ... 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