Tag: EC – Galápagos Islands

Why Is the Galapagos Penguin Endangered? Threats and How You Can Help; Katherine Gallagher; Tree Hugger

Photo: Stephen Frink

The endangered Galapagos penguin is the only penguin species found north of the equator. Learn about the threats faced by these small flightless birds.

Source: Why Is the Galapagos Penguin Endangered? Threats and How You Can Help

Ecuador expands ‘underwater superhighway’ for migrating species in the Galapagos; Harriet Baskas; The Points Guy

Photo: The Points Guy

The Galapagos Islands, a UNESCO World Heritage Site 600 miles from mainland Ecuador, is home to many rare species, such as marine iguanas, giant tortoises and Darwin’s finches, and tops the bucket lists of many travelers.

Source: Ecuador expands ‘underwater superhighway’ for migrating species in the Galapagos – The Points Guy

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

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