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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Outdoor pool
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Our first full day of touring was an adventure to Sierra Negra, the island's largest and still active volcano. Our tour was set-up so that we had the freedom to do what we wanted in the evenings and would have local tours organized during the day. The best part was that you weren't with a set-up group of people the entire trip, though you'd run …
After one day in Quito, we are excited to head the place we flew all the way down here for--Galapagos! Unfortunately, there were no direct flights, so we had a layover in Guayaquil, which was interesting. Once the rest of the plane boards, they do a spray down with insecticides or something? Hopefully there will be no lingering effects from …
... saw all kinds of sea urchins & fish. We also were able to see marine iguanas swimming as well as some sea lions. We have great footage of that we'll link to later. There were also sting rays around - the biggest we saw was about 4-5 feet in diameter. By the time Nick got close it started swimming away. Hopefully the snorkeling in the next spots will be better. This was a good practice round to get used ...
... because they knew it was good fishing. I saw a heron catch one of the small fish. We also saw many cormorants, sea lions and Galapagos penguins. The Galapagos are the only equatorial region that has penguins in their natural habitat. We went snorkeling later in the morning off Isabela Island. The water was quite choppy but the snorkeling was a lot of fun. When my Papa and I got to the place where we ...
... top which we may or may not get with the clouds. However, because it was raining, he decided that it would be better to switch around the day and do the afternoon activities first! <img src="http://images.travelpod.com/users/ kendrasworld/thumbnail.large.2.14320664 87.blue-footed-boobie-sighting.jpg" alt="Blue Footed Boobie Sighting" class="yui-img"> <img src="http://images.travelpod.com/users/ kendrasworld/thumbnail.large.2.14320664 ...