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Writing on the Wall of Tagus Cove with HMS Beagle 1835  
   

Writing on the Wall of Tagus Cove with HMS Beagle 1835

Galapagos and Beyond: day 10 - Urbina Bay and Tagus Cove on Isabela

May 4th 2018
The yacht had not moved very far since yesterday. Both excursions this morning and afternoon were to areas on the northwestern side of Isabela Island, opposite Fernandina. The morning destination was Urbina Bay, featuring a black volcanic beach. So far I (Lesley) had avoided 'wet landings' and continued doing so. Don, Caroline and ... read more
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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
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Tot: 1.437s; Tpl: 0.024s; cc: 9; qc: 33; dbt: 0.0248s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb