S: The Galapagos Islands: Brent's Eco- Adventure
FC: My Galapagos Adventure | February 2012
1: The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page... | Map Before (see end for map after)
2: The trip of a lifetime. ROW Adventures. All photos (except 1) taken by BG, with a Canon T3i DSLR with ef-s 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 lens, or a Panasonic Lumix underwater camera.
3: After a flight to and then from Quito, Ecuador...
7: Remember, Sea Lions, not Seals
10: Looking for Noah...
14: Sally Lightfoot Crab
19: Frigate Bird
20: A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving. Lao Tzu
26: Sea Kayaking!
28: Male Frigate Bird: Mating Display
31: Our campsite
36: The dreamtime...
39: Great Blue Heron
42: Yellow Warbler
45: Brown Pelican
48: Finch (wet finch)
50: Kicker Rock. We dove in between these massive cliffs. Underwater pics 2 pages away
54: And now, beneath the surface...
55: Sharks... | Fish...
57: That's right, I said sharks. I took these, just to reiterate.
58: SEA TURTLES (a-maz-ing)
70: Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind. Seneca
71: Tired pup
80: Black-winged Stilt
81: Gecko (not Geico)
82: Galapagos Tortoises (NOT turtles)
86: 3d old, They can live to over 170 years of age.
88: Turtle Wax (heh)
90: Galapagos Penguins (warm weather penguins, who knew?)
95: Marine Iguanas | Re-focus
111: Let's go climb this M-F volcano
117: Our amazing guide, Marco, at left.
118: Painted Locust
132: Vermillion Flycatcher
138: Off to Los Tuneles, speedboat style
139: Union Rock
140: Los Tuneles
150: This guy was amazing, he played with me for 10 minutes, I have the video proof
153: Eagle Ray
157: Next island, please
159: Sunken Calderas
162: He's Favian, Guess her name
163: Daphne Minor
164: Daphne Major, research station for The Beak of the Finch
174: Nazca Booby
177: Playa Encantada
182: no mailboxes here (sweet)
184: Galapagos Giant Tortoise (Geochelone elephantopus)
186: Word to the wise: Stay in your shell
195: Well, we ain't movin'. Calmer than you are.
196: Lava tunnels
199: This was the first person ever born on the island, below is his dad
201: Bahia ballena
206: Blue footed boobies
214: more boobies (never gets old)
226: Find the fish below
228: Swallow Tailed Gull
236: Scenes from Puerto Ayora (Santa Cruz)
238: At Darwin Station, did get to see LG before he passed, fortunately.
239: A Darwin's Finch
245: Map After | Fin