Ecuador & The Galapagos Islands

Our Galapagos adventure from the perspective of our Australian friends…Johnny and Becks. Their photography and videos are awesome!

Drifting with meaning

Arriving into Quito the capital of Ecuador we found ourselves feeling a little dizzy to say the least. I had an idea that we were at a reasonable elevation due to the mountainous terrain we flew in over but was surprised to learn that we were in fact perched at 2800m, it is the highest capital city in the world. I was feeling a definite shortness of breath and an earache and Bec had her cold worsen almost instantly. We had a quick meeting with our tour group that evening then a super early flight back down to sea level and onto the Galapagos Islands. Our most anticipated tour yet, and it did not disappoint.

Once we touched down we met our guide Oswaldo and made our way to our new home for the next 6 days. The Nemo III a 76ft luxury catamaran. She had 8 private rooms all…

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