Coronavirus reaches the Galapagos Islands, a UNESCO World Heritage site; AFP/Hindustan Times

Ecuador, one of the worst coronavirus-affected countries in Latin America, has taken a number of steps to combat the spread of the disease.

Source: Coronavirus reaches the Galapagos Islands, a UNESCO World Heritage site – travel – Hindustan Times

Coronavirus reaches Galapagos Islands, infects four on Ecuador’s heritage isle; Riya Baibhawi; Republic World

After infecting a majority of Latin American nations, the novel coronavirus COVID-19 has now reached Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands, with four testing positive.

Source: Coronavirus reaches Galapagos Islands, infects four on Ecuador’s heritage isle – Republic World

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

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In the know: Our 2020 Quito travelogue; Matt Shaw; Architect’s Paper

The city of Quito, Ecuador, sits 9,300 feet high in the Andes, surrounded by active volcanoes and drenched in an even 12 hours of light per day.

Source: In the know: Our 2020 Quito travelogue

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…

Source: The Ultimate Guide to Exploring the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands: Traveling to my Dream Destination; Lisa Ellen Niver; Jewish Journal

In December 2019, Lisa Ellen Niver traveled to one of the most magical places on our planet, the Galapagos Island. This archipelago of 22 islands is on the Equator in…

Source: The Galapagos Islands: Traveling to my Dream Destination | Jewish Journal

Legendary lothario Diego the tortoise returning to Galapagos home where feats saved species; ABC

Diego has been away from his home of Espanosa for most of his life, almost 80 years, but now at the age of 100 he’s set to return to the southern-most Galapagos island where nearly 40 per cent of the population are his progeny.

Source: Legendary lothario Diego the tortoise returning to Galapagos home where feats saved species

Highlights from TBA Escapes Galápagos Luxury Yacht Eco Expedition; Kiki; The Blonde Abroad

Ready to see the highlights from the TBA Escapes ‘Luxury Yacht Eco Expedition’ around the Galápagos?

Source: Highlights from TBA Escapes Galápagos Luxury Yacht Eco Expedition • The Blonde Abroad

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

World Heritage Centre vigilant on oil spill in the Galapagos Islands; Unesco

Source: World Heritage Centre vigilant on oil spill in the Galapagos Islands

600 gallons of oil spill in waters off Galapagos Islands; Helena De Moura; CNN

Emergency teams in the Galapagos, a UNESCO World Heritage site, were working to contain a 600-gallon oil spill after a cargo vessel overturned.

Source: 600 gallons of oil spill in waters off Galapagos Islands

Ecuador declares emergency after Galapagos fuel spill; AFP

Military personnel, environmentalists are trying to reduce environmental risk to the World Heritage Site.

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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

Pikaia Lodge, Ecological Paradise in Galapagos; Tamel; YesICannes

Pikaia Lodge, new jewel of Relais & Châteaux on Santa Cruz island in Galapagos, is nestled in the crater of an ancient volcano overlooking the Pacific Ocean…

Source: Pikaia Lodge, Ecological Paradise in Galapagos – YesICannes

Is fear hereditary? Darwin’s frightened Galapagos finches suggest the answer is yes; Jessie Yeung; CNN

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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…

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

Galapagos Islands; Travel Pulse

The Galapagos Islands consist of 18 islands and 107 rocks and islets; this protected wildlife sanctuary is a UNESCO World Heritage Site – see it today!

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Travel: Las Islas Encantadas; Robert E Burke; Temple Daily Telegram


The Galapagos Islands are one of the most unique places on Earth. Galapagos is named after its giant tortoises, and consists of thirteen major islands, six minor ones and over…

Source: Travel: Las Islas Encantadas

30 Facts About Ecuador That Will Blow Your Mind; Natasha; The World Pursuit

Searching for a few facts about Ecuador? When Natasha traveled to Ecuador three years ago it was an eye-opening experience. Natasha arrived in Quito at night with no knowledge of the city or the country for that matter. It would be a pleasant surprise as the charming city is the…

Source: 30 Facts About Ecuador That Will Blow Your Mind