Fly to Galapagos Baltra

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July 11th 2010
Published: July 15th 2010
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Sunday 11.7.2010 day 270 Fly to Galapagos Baltra We got up at 5:30 had bfast and then meet the bus that took us to the airport for our Early flight to Baltra, in the Galapagos Islands. We meet our naturalist guide and saw seals, sea lions and pelicans then we transferred to the g1 our boat. We had a brief and then did lunch of sward fish then we had a life boat drill after that we went to Bachas b... Read Full Entry

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15th July 2010

Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands are the most incredible living museum of evolutionary changes, with a huge variety of endemic species (birds, land and sea animals, plants) and landscapes not seen anywhere else.
15th July 2010

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During World War II, Baltra was established as a US Air Force Base. Crews stationed at Baltra patrolled the Pacific for enemy submarines, and protected the mouth of the Panama Canal. After the war the facilities were given to the government of Ecuador. Today the island continues as an official military base.

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