Islas Ballestas Tour: What You Need to Know Before You Go

Islas Ballestas Tour: What You Need to Know Before You Go

I went on the Islas Ballestas tour from Paracas, Peru. This is one of the so-called Poor Man’s Galapagos tours that depart from Northwest South America. Islas Ballestas Tour Price The tour price was 35 soles, which was the standard price around town. I only checked a...
Galapagos Sunset Video from Puerto Villamil, Isabela Island

Galapagos Sunset Video from Puerto Villamil, Isabela Island

I was fortunate enough to go to Puerto Villamil a couple of times. One evening, I made a video of the Galapagos sunset using my GoPro. The time-lapse video was recorded from the small terrace at Casa Rosada (Caleta Iguanga or Iguana Hostel) overlooking the beach,...
Laguna 69 Trek Done By A Guy That Hates Trekking

Laguna 69 Trek Done By A Guy That Hates Trekking

Within 20 minutes of the Laguna 69 trek (or Laguna Sesentinueve), I was already regretting the decision and the burning in my glutes. I hiked with my friends Eva and Monica; they’re master trekkers. Apparently, the number 69 has no special meaning. So you can stop...
Video – Kicker Rock, Galapagos Islands, Sharks, Dolphins

Video – Kicker Rock, Galapagos Islands, Sharks, Dolphins

Located off the southwestern coast of San Cristobal, sleeps the two mammoth rocks that ascend 148 metres into The Galapagos atmosphere – Kicker Rock or León Dormido (Sleeping Lion). You can see Kicker Rock from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. It looks close but is actually a...