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  • NORTH SEYMOUR ISLAND, GALAPAGOS ISLANDSThere are tour / travel agencies everywhere along the main drag in Puerto Ayora. We stopped at Albatross Tours and booked ourselves 2 yacht excursions. The first one to North Seymour Island, and the next one to Bartolome Island for Posted by ChantelleS in See the World Through My Eyes | Jan 5, 2013
  • PapallactaToday we headed off into the Andean highlands to the town of Papallacta which sits at 3300m or 10826ft above sea level. The mountain pass reached a height of 4200m or 13780ft above sea level. According to the Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Jan 3, 2013
  • Old TownToday we decided to head back to Old Town Quito, the Metropolitan Police here in Quito give a guided tour around old town. So we hopped in a cab and headed off for the visitor information centre, which we Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Jan 2, 2013
  • SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, GALAPAGOS ISLANDSOn Jan 14th, 2012 (our 4yr wedding anniversary) we flew from Belize City, Belize to Isla Baltra in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. Most people assume that the only way to see the islands is to go on a very expensive Posted by ChantelleS in See the World Through My Eyes | Jan 4, 2013
  • Feliz Ano NuevoWe didn't do much today, as everything was closed. We did go for a walk around Gringo Land, which is close to our condo and where most of the tourists hang out. We didn't like it much too Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Jan 1, 2013
  • New Years EveToday was a rest day for all of us and I think we needed it. We did go for a walk around Quito but not much was happening everyone was preparing themselves for the celebrations that would come later Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 31, 2012
  • MindoThis morning we headed off for Mindo a town in the cloud forest. But we were down 2 people Tyson wasn't feeling well and Tammy stayed home with him. We hadn't gone to far when our driver asked Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 30, 2012
  • Having boat loads of fun in the GalapagosHaving missed the opportunity to go to the Galapagos 3 years ago when I was in Peru with my brothers, I was determined to make it a part of our trip this time. Christine and I arrived in Santa Posted by TravellingFries in Small Fries, Big Travels | Jan 2, 2013
  • OtavaloAs I said, why slow down now. Up early for a McDonalds breakfast, which is very conveniently located 2 blocks from our condo. We met our driver Edwin and his son Andres in front of our building. Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 29, 2012
  • North Seymour Island and Adios Tip Top IIIThis morning was an early one 5:30am and off we went for our last excursion. North Seymour island is another non volcanic island, uplifted from the sea by seismic activity. It is also a nesting place for many Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 28, 2012
  • San Cristobal IslandThis morning we found ourselves at Punta Pitt, after breakfast we boarded the panga's for a ride along the cliffs to see some Red Footed Boobies. We did get to see some but not their feet as they nested Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 27, 2012
  • Espanola IslandAfter another rough night sailing to Espanola Island, Miguel and I decided to use our motion sickness patches. Since we are going around the most easterly islands we are in more open ocean, making things a bit rougher than Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 26, 2012
  • Christmas Day & Floreana IslandChristmas day started with breakfast and an early morning panga ride, but when we spotted some turtle tracks on the beach it quickly turned into a beach landing. A female turtle was resting after having laid her eggs in Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 25, 2012
  • Black Turtle Cove & Dragon HillThis morning we needed to fuel up so breakfast was a little later and the morning quite relaxed. Although we were asked to stay inside the boat during the refuel. Our day was spent on the north side of Santa Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 24, 2012
  • Sombrero Chino & Rabida IslandThis morning we found ourselves anchored at Sombrero Chino or Chinese Hat, named for the shape of the island. After breakfast we boarded the panga's and headed for the island, on the w Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 23, 2012
  • Santa FeWe awoke to find ourselves at Santa Fe Island, anchored in a beautiful calm turquoise cove. For those of us who have never slept on a boat before its certainly a unique experience. We woke up a couple Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 22, 2012
  • All AboardWell this morning we said goodbye to Shangri-La and hello to Tip Top III, our home for the next 8 days and 7 nights. [img=http://photos. Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 20, 2012
  • day 108The past 3 weeks at Kokopelli in Mancora were indescribably relaxing. Everyday was beautiful and sunny, there was one bad day and that was only because it was cloudy. Work wasnt work at all. It was Posted by alexascamp in adventures | Dec 27, 2012
  • Lima, Peru, and Manta, EcuadorThis post will feature reports on our two most recent ports: Callao (Lima), Peru, and Manta, Ecuador. Callao is the port that we were scheduled to be in the longest: three whole days! It’s an ugly little port city about an Posted by aweinstein in Enrichment Voyage - 12/12-1/13 | Dec 23, 2012
  • Bartolome IslandDecember 19th, we took a cruise out to Bartelome Island which has one of the highest peaks in the Galapagos Islands. The views from up top were beautiful, the island also has Pinnacle Rock which is one of the Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 19, 2012
  • Dive DayDecember 18 was dive day for Vaughn, myself, Kaytlyn and Tyson. Which started very early with [[http://www.scubaiguana.com|Scuba Iguana]]. If your coming to the Galapagos and are looking for a dive shop, this is the one. I have Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 19, 2012
  • Welcome to the GalapagosWhat a beautiful place. The airport here is located on a small Island called Baltra. Once you have bought your National Park Pass and collected your luggage, you board a bus for a quick trip to the ferry Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 18, 2012
  • Panama Canal, days at sea and Guayaquil, EcuadorWell, it's been five days now since my last blog and here's a recap of what I've been up to: After our day in Panama, we had three straight days in a row at sea. The first one was spent transiting Posted by aweinstein in Enrichment Voyage - 12/12-1/13 | Dec 18, 2012
  • QuitoIn de busterminal van Guayaquilo een Ierse gast tegen gekomen en met hem gereist naar Quito en daar een paar dagen gechilled. Hier heb ik een nieuwe vliegticket gehaald van Bogota naar Amsterdam op 23 December omdat dit goedkoper was dan Posted by Tako.terriet in South America | Dec 17, 2012
  • We made itWell after a long day of travel we arrived in Quito at 10:45 pm, got to our condo and had a great sleep. We woke up to a nice sunny morning which continued through our whole day. Quito Posted by MRCL72 in We are going on another holiday | Dec 16, 2012
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