Galapagos and Beyond: day 11 - Shabbat onboard May 5th 2018 The yacht stopped for sightseeing at two spots on Santiago Island during the day - Egas Port on the west coast and Sullivan Bay in the southeast. Caroline and Max again saw black sandy beaches, uneven areas of volcanic rock, and various wildlife on land and in the water.
We stayed on board the yacht to rest through the sabbath day until sundown. We rel ... read more
South America » Ecuador » Galápagos » Santiago 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