7/17 Today we woke up at 5:30 to get on a bus at 6:00. The bus ride was bountiful with laughs and great views. After the bus ride we got on a large boat with 6 other people. The boat ride was two hours long and te entire time we sate on the bow. We […]
July 15: Our “lazy Sunday” ended up being not so lazy! After a delicious breakfast of homemade yogurt, granola, scrambled eggs washed down with tree tomato juice & coffee, we all settled in on couches in the lounge to watch the last game of the World Cup! Sipping amazing fresh coffee & chatting with the […]
July 13th: We started off our day in front of our hostel getting on our helmets and adjusting our bikes. Then, we rode through the town of Puerto Ayora before starting our ascent up a GIANT hill. We were all sweating like crazy trying to keep up with Paul, our guide. After making it up […]
Greetings from Galapagos! It’s day 5 on our trip and we haven’t stopped. Today we started with a delicious breakfast and a short walk to a beach near Charles Darwin Research Center. There, we snorkeled in the bay and saw rays, fish and other marine life thriving in the crystal blue water. Then we ventured […]
We arrived in the Galapagos! Well, technically it’s our second time arriving because it took the pilot two tries to land. After we walked off the plane and on to the runway, we got on a bus, a boat, and another bus before finally arriving in Puerto Ayora — our home for the rest of […]
Today was amazing! We spent some time in the Hot Springs at Papallacta while also doing a bunch of team building activities. Tomorrow we fly out to Galápagos! More to come in the future, but here is a group photo taken from the roof of the hostel.