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The Galapagos Islands Aboard the Millennium

Galapagos Cruise: We had been wanting to go to the Galapagos for years, and I must say, the experience we had did not disappoint.

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Sleeping seal
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Jennifer Crossman
What a trip!! I can't believe we saw what we did in such a short time!! I only hope future trips can compare to what we saw here. 2:45 PM We're on the plane in Guayaquil waiting to depart for …
A curious sea lion checks out Adam checking out the sea lion
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Jennifer Crossman
That's right, I said Sea Wolves. The people who live on the Galapagos call sea lions 'Lobos.' The translation for Lobos is wolves, so I guess if I stretch it a bit, we swam with wolves... I know, I …
Exploring the Galapagos Islands aboard the Millenium
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Jennifer Crossman
12:00 PM Man am I cold!! We just got back from snorkeling and it was very chilly. Normally, the sun is out and helps to warm you as you float around gazing at wildlife, but today there was no sun in …
Exploring the Galapagos Islands aboard the Millenium
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Jennifer Crossman
11:43 AM We had a dry landing on Lobos Island this morning. Lobos Island is a small island that is a resting place for sea lions and a few frigate birds. The island itself wasn't much to look at; …
A land iguana and his Liliputian friend (lava lizard)
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Jennifer Crossman
2:15 PM Just waking up from a nap while our boat refuels at Baltra Island. Next stop: Seymour Island. Before I fill you in about that though, let me tell you about Bartolome. I awoke this morning …
One of the Galapagos tortoises at the Darwin Center
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Jennifer Crossman
11:45 AM What a morning!! If we had to leave today, I would already say this trip was well worth it. I just can't believe what we saw today!! Let me tell you about it. After a wet landing at …
Me and a gentle giant
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Jennifer Crossman
1:57 PM We awoke at 6:30 this morning and, after having some coffee on the sundeck on the top level of our boat, settled in for a 7am breakfast. After breakfast, it was time to pack our daypack …
A little shy, but still ready for photos
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Jennifer Crossman
9:38 AM As Adam put it, "Aside from the occasional dog fight, pre-pubescent kid screaming, and drive-by mariachi band, I had a pretty good night's sleep." All kidding aside, the bed was …
Tortoise
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Jennifer Crossman
8:52 PM Adam and I could hardly sleep Friday night; we were going to the Galapagos!! Our journey today started in Great Neck, NY and ended in Quito, Ecuador via two flights (New York to Miami …

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