Climate Crisis Weekly: Giant tortoises save their own species; Michelle Lewis; Electrek

After a decades-long recovery program, giant tortoises return to a Galápagos island; Florida youths’ climate court case was dismissed, but they will appeal.

Source: Climate Crisis Weekly: Giant tortoises save their own species – Electrek

The beautiful game amid natural wonders on Galapagos; FIFA.com

Source: Welcome to FIFA.com News – The beautiful game amid natural wonders on Galapagos – FIFA.com

WWF warns of risks of allowing direct int’l flights to Galapagos; La Prensa Latina Media

The World Wide Fund for Nature on Wednesday expressed concern over the possibility that airports on Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands could be authorized to receive direct international flights, saying such a move would pose a serious risk to that archipelago’s fragile ecosystems. WWF Ecuador’s statement referred to an announcement Tuesday concerning one of Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno’s line-item vetoes of a Covid-19 humanitarian support bill.

Source: WWF warns of risks of allowing direct int’l flights to Galapagos – La Prensa Latina Media

Jordan Harvey’s Luxury 13-day Itinerary in Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands; Jordan Harvey; Travel + Leisure

An itinerary through Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands from Jordan Harvey, a member of Travel + Leisure’s A-List, a collection of the top travel advisors in the world.

Source: Jordan Harvey’s Luxury 13-day Itinerary in Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands

Jordan Harvey’s Ultimate 7-Day Galapagos Islands Itinerary; Jordan Harvey; Travel + Leisure

A Galapagos itinerary from Jordan Harvey, a member of Travel + Leisure’s A-List, a collection of the top travel advisors in the world.

Source: Jordan Harvey’s Ultimate 7-Day Galapagos Islands Itinerary

A Historic Home for Only $31 Per Square Foot; Margaret Summerfield; International Living

Source: A Historic Home for Only $31 Per Square Foot – International Living

A Yacht Charter Guide for The Galapagos Islands; Chris Head; Travel Daily Media

With as many activities available as islets to explore, the Galapagos Islands offer a trip you won’t forget anytime soon. Renowned diving sites, brilliant hiking, utterly unique flora and fauna and scenic bays offer just a few reasons for you to spend a week or two chartering through the islands, with onshore fine dining offering you the opportunity to mingle with locals and other adventurous souls – the Galapagos really has it all.

Source: A Yacht Charter Guide for The Galapagos Islands

Monty Halls on the Galápagos Islands, Family Travel and Overtourism; Zara Gaspar; Wanderlust

Source: Monty Halls on the Galápagos Islands, Family Travel and Overtourism

Our Ecuador Conference Is Back By Popular Demand In 2020; Alessandra Sandoya; Live and Invest Overseas

Our Ecuador Conference returns in 2020. Find out why Ecuador is becoming one of the most popular expat countries in the Americas.

Source: Our Ecuador Conference Is Back By Popular Demand In 2020

The Ultimate Guide to Exploring the Galapagos Islands; Hana; Luxury Activist

The Galapagos Islands are the home to incredible wildlife, tropical beaches, green highlands, and tons of attractions. It does not come as a surprise that these UNESCO World Heritage Site destinations have continued to welcome innumerable tourists, scientists, birdwatchers and wildlife lovers every day of the year.

Source: The Ultimate Guide to Exploring the Galapagos Islands

How to Travel to the Galapagos Islands; Stacey Leasca; Travel+Leisure

Planning a trip to the Galapagos Islands? Read on to find out when to visit, where to stay, what to do, and much more to ace your vacation.

Source: How to Travel to the Galapagos Islands

19 things to do in Quito if you love architecture and design; Jeff Andrews; Curbed

Ecuador’s capital blends its colonialist history with modern flourishes.

Source: 19 things to do in Quito if you love architecture and design

Great Escapes: Quito, a Colorful, Cultured City in the Heart of the Andes; Tracy Kaler; Barrons

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Ecuadorian capital offers rich history and a budding food scene, pretty parks and plazas, and a mother lode of history and culture.

Source: Great Escapes: Quito, a Colorful, Cultured City in the Heart of the Andes

Church Hopping, Volcano Hikes, and Equatorial Experiments: The 4-Day Weekend in Quito; Paul Jebara; Men’s Journal

From neo-gothic architecture to aristinal ice cream, there are tons of reasons to take a four-day Quito vacation in Ecuador.

Source: Church Hopping, Volcano Hikes, and Equatorial Experiments: The 4-Day Weekend in Quito

Tap Into the Growing “Expat Economy” in Cuenca, Ecuador; Carolyn V Hamilton; International Living

It’s no wonder then that over 5,000 expats call Cuenca home. And while many of them are happy to fully embrace their overseas retirement, plenty more are taking the opportunity to explore their entrepreneurial side.

Source: Tap Into the Growing “Expat Economy” in Cuenca, Ecuador – International Living

7 Great Overseas Alternatives If Florida Is Too Expensive; International Living

Source: 7 Great Overseas Alternatives If Florida Is Too Expensive – IL

How to Travel for Good in the Galápagos Islands; Susan Hanson; Virtuoso

The Galápagos Islands promote sustainable tourism by sourcing local guides, managing species’ populations, and limiting tourists.

Source: How to Travel for Good in the Galápagos Islands

Wonderful World: Discover Quito; Tom Sawyer; Dos Mundos

Welcome tourists! In this edition, Tom Sawyer will talk about the capital of the South American country that is the main exporter of bananas in the world, besides being one of the smallest countries in the American continent. Tom Sawyer is talking about San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador. Its formal foundation dates to 1534 and it has a population of 2.7 million people while its metropolitan area exceeds 3 million people.

Source: Wonderful World: Discover Quito – Dos Mundos Bilingual Newspaper

Quito, Ecuador: Don’t Let Crime Ruin Your Time; Suzanne; Take To The Highway

Read more from source

College Towns Around the World for Retirement; Jennifer Stevens; GoNOMAD

College towns around the world for an inexpensive retirement. These seven college towns like Bologna Italy, Cuenca Ecuador and more are where dollars go far…

Source: College Towns Around the World for Retirement – GoNOMAD Travel