Last-Minute Galapagos Deals over Christmas and New Years

The end of December and beginning of January are the absolute busiest times in the Galapagos Islands (aka, the Christmas and New Year’s High Season).  It’s pretty tricky to find an available trip over these dates, but right now, there are actually some discounted options available for those who move fast. ARCHIPELL I CATAMARAN CRUISE […]

Snorkeling in the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands contain some of the most exciting snorkeling and diving sites in the world, and you will be able to snorkel on any cruise or land-based tour.  Even those who are lukewarm about snorkeling will be delighted by swimming with playful sea lions and watching green sea turtles much on seaweed lawns.  In fact, […]

What are the luggage weight restrictions on flights to the Galápagos Islands?

Packing for a Galápagos Islands trip can be a bit challenging, because you’re trying to find that balance between taking too much and not taking enough! The main thing to keep in mind is that there is a restriction for the flights to and from the Galápagos, and if you are taking an inter-island flight […]

When Is the Wildlife Most Active in the Galapagos?

The Galapagos is always abuzz with wildlife activity, from curious mating dances and building nests, to drastic appearance changes (makeover!) and raising young.  Although Mother Nature has a mind of her own and doesn’t always adhere to the following, below you will find what is most common to see in the Galapagos each month of […]

7 Ways to Avoid Sea Sickness on your Galapagos Islands Cruise

Snorkeling in the Galapagos Islands

Thinking of cruising the Galapagos Islands, but worried about sea sickness?  Take it from someone whose been – and gotten sick – it’s still worth it!  There are a number of proven ways that you can combat the possibility of sea sickness in the Galapagos and truly enjoy your trip.