We wanted to explore non touristic areas of Ecuador and drove south for a few days finding magical places, wonderful views, amazing people, hidden nature... look forward to going again soon!!!

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View of the Sangay National Park when driving byDon Baltazar, the last ice worker of the ChimborazoInside the Sangay National ParkMap of the Sangay National ParkSangay National Park lakeWonderful views from the highway

Some photos taken on my trip to Ecuador in January 2010.

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The beautiful AmazonOdd bugHome in EcuadorEcuadorian nightlifeEcuadorian nightlife

Our Costa Rica Travels!

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Horseback ridingAcross the riverPacuare Nature Reserve LodgePacuare Nature Reserve

Our Galapagos trip combined adventure (snorkeling with sharks, sea turtles, &sealions), geology (volcanoes), zoology, history (Darwin), folklore (murder & intrigue), culture, & rest. But …

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Go ahead. I'm ready. Take my picture.Land IguanaMorning snack time for Land IguanaGive me a minute. I\'m just trying to warm up! Marine Iguana ready to face the day.Where did they get that amazing color?!?Boy or girl? Look at the eyes.

I spent two weeks in the Argentinean Northwest: Salta and Jujuy!!

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Welcome to Cafayate!!Cafayate´s Vineyards! Enjoying at Cafayate Wine Resort!Route to Cachi...

From June to September whales come to Ecuador for mating season. IS great to see their dances in the water. The area around is amazing, archeology, landscapes, culture, history, traditions, Panama …

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Whale dance!Welcoming road.....Just imaging to get that close to the huge whales.Fragata at the Isla de La PlataBlue footed bobie at the Isla de la Platamasked boobies at Isla de la Plata

A two-week Patagonia trip! I spent a week in the Cochamo Valley with Campo Aventura - it was amazing!! Then a week on the Atmosphere fly fishing Patagonia.

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Reilly on horsebackShuttle to the put-in on the fjordFirst look at where we will be kayakingSafety briefing before we get on the waterShuttle driver on his wayFirst few minutes on the fjord

I am including a selected number of photos i took while I was on my tour. Enjoy.

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Our family vacation to celebrate Rick's 50th and our 15th wedding anniversary. It will be our first time in Central America! We're looking forward to seeing Costa Rican culture and enjoying the …

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Every year the Millennium is hauled out of the water for complete maintenance. Here it is in Guayaquil's boat yard in February 2009.

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The classic steering wheel gets referubishedMillenium in the Galapagos before her voyage to QuayaquilZodiacs ferry staff out to the boat for the tripCruising along the red sand beaches of Rabida IslandLeaving Galapagos with Ecuadorian flag flying proudlyArriving in Guayaquil

My son and I had planned a trip to Yellowstone Park, but ultimately decided to take a trip that was like nothing we had expereince before. From Cotopaxi to the the Sacha Lodge, this trip exceeded our …

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Adventure trip and cloud forest excursion in September 2007 with Luis

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Exploring a market in Ecuador
Kayaking in beautiful Alaska
A recent Wall Street Journal article stated, "Enjoying an ocean cruise and breaking a sweat aren't concepts that traditionally go together.  Indeed, the indolence that many people crave …
Machu Picchu Clouds
Ancient ruins, ancient traditions, and ancient jungles are awaiting you in Peru.  Wander through charming markets, explore rainforests, observe unique wildlife, and walk the same trails as the …
IGTOA Training 2013
IGTOA (International Galapagos Tour Operators Association) held the first "Five Star Guiding in Five Days" course at Charles Darwin Research Station from November 18 to November 23.  …