Despite their low population, seeing penguins in the Galapagos Islands isn’t all that difficult. We saw them virtually every day, usually hanging out on the rocks near the water..But swimming with them? That’s a different story. Our extraordinary experience swimming with Galapagos Penguins was special because it was so incredibly rare. Our International Expeditions naturalist guide said she’d never seen anything like it before in 19 years of working in the Galapagos Islands...
Soft, snow-white sand. Belching sea lions at your feet. Radiantly colored fish swimming before you. These are the things that come to mind when one dreams of a visit to the Galapagos Islands. Today I am taking you there with lots of amazing pictures.
Deciding what to pack for a trip to the Galapagos Islands and mainland Ecuador can be challenging. The trip includes several different climates and landscapes, making it important to pack strategically. Here are our packing tips for this trip of a lifetime.
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Ball Pyramid is the world's tallest sea stack. It is the remains of a shield volcano formed about 7 million years ago. It is 562 meters high and is located southeast of Lord Howe Island in the Pacific Ocean.