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Bring this, not that: What to pack for the Galapagos Islands

April 23, 2019
What to pack for the Galapagos Islands. Find out what to bring, what to leave at home, when the best time to visit the Galapagos Islands is, and other tips in this Galapagos packing list. | My Wandering Voyage travel blog #travel #galapagos #galapagosislands #packing list

The Galapagos Islands are one of the most unique, biodiverse areas on the planet. With creatures that you won’t find anywhere else on Earth, volcanic landscapes and waters teeming with life, it’s no wonder that many people have Galapagos Islands on their bucket list. Because it’s so incomparable, it can be hard to figure out what to pack for the Galapagos Islands.

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Visit Galapagos: Floreana Island

April 14, 2017
Visit Floreana Island, Galapagos | My Wandering Voyage travel blog

Standing in the middle of the main intersection of Puerto Velazco Ibarra on Floreana Island, in the Galapagos archipelago, I turned in a full circle, taking in the remoteness of the island.

The large roads spanning the entire town are a mix of gravel and volcanic rock; you can see from end to end as well as the small bungalows and solar streetlights. In the distance stands the volcano Cerro Pajas, the highest point on the island. It was the dry season when I visited the small island, and you could see the stark white of the Palo Santo Trees in contrast to the black gravel.

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My 2016 travel plans

July 11, 2016
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It’s July but I’m just starting to make my 2016 travel plans.

We’re in the midst of the dog days of summer here in Southern Ontario, where evenings and weekends are blocked out for relaxing, soaking up the precious sun, and jumping into the nearest body of water.

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