Everything You Need To Know Before Traveling To The Galapagos

Galapagos

The Galapagos are a small archipelago off the western coast of South America. From shorelines draped in mangroves, to rugged volcanic rocks, no two islands are the same. The Galapagos is famed as an incredible place for wildlife sighting opportunities because of the island’s isolation. The uniquely diverse local wildlife never developed a fear of humans, so travelers can get up close and personal with giant tortoises, marine iguanas, Darwin’s finches, blue-footed boobies, and small Galapagos penguins.

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Review: Patagonian Grand Adventure With Trafalgar

Patagonian Grand Adventure with Trafalgar

By: Lucy Fernandez, Vice-President

In my life, I have been privileged to be able to travel to many places wonderful and experience, if only for a few days at a time, a sampling of the different environments and cultures that make our world so fascinating. In November, my sister and I completed the Patagonian Grand Adventure with Trafalgar.  The landscapes in which we traveled on this adventure have now moved a “want to see” destination to the top of a very short list of favorite places I have been fortunate enough to see.  Traveling with my sister, we began our adventure in the starting point for many deep southern adventures: Santiago, Chile.

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