Galapagos


March 27, 2010 will bring with it the fourth annual Earth Hour -- the world's largest switch-off. Organized by the World Wildlife Fund, Earth Hour is designed as a non-partisan movement, where the …
Galapagos tortoise on a wildlife tour in the Galapagos Islands
Ten sub-species of giant tortoises exist in the wild. The 11th species has one remaining survivor, Lonesome George, who resides at the Charles Darwin Research Station. Just how impressive? How …
Galapagos Guide, Fabricio Chavez, filmed over a dozen eagle rays while leading a snorkeling tour in the Galapagos. The spotted eagle ray is recognized by the white spots on its body. Including its …
One of the first icebergs we encountered
Image from Gregory Dohrn's Antarctica Journal What a day! Today we entered Antarctic Sound, also known as Iceberg Alley. And what a place it is! Gigantic table icebergs float everywhere, and on …
Leaving Ushuaia for Antarctica
Leaving Ushuaia for Antarctica Four hours to go to board the ship! Passengers are gathering in the hotel bar and conversation is lively as we wait the final hours for our Antarctica cruise to …
Your view from EcoCamp
Win a Patagonia Wildlife Safari trip: EcoCamp's Suite Domes   Win a Galapagos trip onboard the Eric, Letty, Flamingo Back by popular demand... I am pleased to announce our new Trip …
Blue Footed Boobies
Blue footed boobies - photo by Wayne Ng   Giant tortoise - by Wayne Ng   Winner of our best journal contest wins voyage to Antarctica on the Antarctic Dream   …
The late Lonesome George
Traveler, DeAnn Phillips, captures a picture of Lonesome George at the Charles Darwin Research Station Last week came news from the Galapagos National Park that Lonesome George -- the last Pinta …
Eric, Letty & Flamingo
The M/Y Eric is one of three sister ships in the Galapagos: Seen here the Eric, Letty, Flamingo In the June/July 2009 issue, National Geographic Adventure highlights the Galapagos yacht, M/Y Eric, …
Hanging out in the sand with some wildlife
Julia and her mom, Sue, lounging with sea lions in the Galapagos Happy Mother's Day! In celebration of the day's holiday, I thought I'd share one of my favorite mother-daughter trip journals. …
La Cumbre Volcano as seen from space Metropolitan Touring recently sent us the following update about the volcanic eruption in Galapagos. For more incredible images of the volcanoe, check these …
Isabela Island
Isabela Island from my April 2008 Galapagos tour   News from the Galapagos – fire on Isabela Island. The fire was started accidentally by a local farmer, who was burning weeds on his …
Me and a tortoise, i made a friend
Check out Monika's trip journal from her Galapagos Multisport trip   Click here to see more photos of snorkeling in Galapagos   Check out Renee's father-daughter tour to …