From lumbering tortoises to blue-footed boobies to speedy sharks, here’s a list of the most incredible Galapagos Islands animals.
Espanola is one of the most incredible destinations in the Galapagos Islands, thanks to its spectacular scenery and fun wildlife encounters.
San Cristobal is the starting point for many visitors to the Galapagos Islands, and serves as the gateway to Punta Pitt and iconic Kicker Rock.
A highlight of any Galapagos Island trip is seeing the massive Galapagos tortoises, and the best island to spot them is Santa Cruz.
Floreana is home to turtles, flamingos and famous Post Office Bay, and is also one of the few Galapagos Islands inhabited by people.
Magnificent Frigatebirds are found on North Seymour island in the Galapagos, and are famous for puffing out their bright red chests during mating season.
A complete guide to the top things to do in Quito Ecuador, including where to find the best viewpoints, big thrills and spectacular day trips.
This geobotanical reserve near Quito, Ecuador is home to the world’s only inhabited crater, and also holds the dormant Pululahua volcano.
Seeing the colourful homes, walking along the Malecon and visiting an iguana park are some of the fun things to do in Guayaquil, the gateway to the Galapagos.
I travelled to 10 countries in 2014, and my adventures included a Galapagos Islands cruise, an Indian wedding, Oktoberfest and glamping in Slovenia.