In the year 2000, UNESCO declared the Sumaco Napo Galeras a “Biosphere Reserve.” Located In the Northern Amazon, the extensive territory of the reserve covers mountain ranges, tropical rainforests and
Whales sharks might seems intimidating but, they´re actually a slow filter- feeding type of shark that´s also the biggest fish in the world! From June to Dicember you can encouter
Text: Santiago Molina The Andean or spectacle bear is the only representative of the 8 species of the bears in the world that lives in South America. Is endemic to
Genovesa, or Tower Island, is known for its peculiar locals and its semi circular shape. Its remote location on the northern sector of the archipelago, far away from humans, other
Cayambe Coca Ecological Reserve is mostly known for the massive volcano that gives the park its name, and it is no surprise why. Cayambe, the snow capped giant standing at
Did you know that the Galápagos Islands are named after getting their giant tortoises? The word “Galápagos” means saddle, and when Spaniards came to the islands they found that the
Endemic to Venezuela, Brasil, Peru, Guyana, Ecuador and Colombia, pink dolphins are one of the few species of dolphins that live in freshwaters. Along the rivers of South America, specifically
Galapagos in April Max. temp: 85°F (29.4°C) Min. temp: 73°F (22.8°C) Sea temp.: 77°F (25.0°C) Avg. Rainfall: 1.5 in (3.8 cm) In April, the rainy season in Galapagos is over. This season
Did you know that on top of all the other fantastic animals you can find in the Galapagos, you can also find flamingos?
Flamingos in the Galapagos can be spotted in Floreana, Santa Cruz, Isabella, Santiago, and Bainbridge.