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AdventureSmith Explorations Celebrates The Charles Darwin Foundation’s 60th Anniversary With Continued...

It is an exciting time to visit Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands aboard a small ship. The non-profit Charles Darwin Foundation is...

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Spotlight :: Galapagos

If you’re searching for an epic retreat that combines unbelievable animal adventures, boundless natural wonders and juicy yoga...

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Non-Essential Travel Essentials

Packing light is an art form and we salute anyone who achieves it (we try but don’t always succeed…ha). But, if you’re...

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Lima vs Quito: Capital City Comparison

Capital cities in South America are a unique mix of modern architecture and colonial charm – and two of our personal favorites...

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G Adventures’ Reveals its Top 12 Destinations For 2019 Travel

"The Adventurer's Dozen" list includes Taiwan and Senegal, two new destinations for the award-winning tour operator Boston, MA--...

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Galapagos Essentials - What You Need To Know

Many consider atripto the Galapagosas a"trip-of-a-lifetime",but if you're like most aspiring Galapagosadventurers,...

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Why You Should Visit Mindo, Ecuador?

Mindo, Ecuador – a Dream Destination for All Travel Enthusiasts Booking your first tour ever can be an overwhelming thought. With...

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Illa Experience Hotel chosen as one of the World's Greatest Places 2018 by TIME

"It’s easy to find guides to famous attractions. But which new and newly relevant destinations are worth experiencing right now?"...

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From the Andes to the Ecuadorian Amazon, my experience!

As an Ecuadorian, it makes me proud think that I come from an exuberant country, very rich in culture, flora, fauna, and life! Nonetheless,...

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In the Galapagos, G Adventures Adds New Vessel and Eliminates Single-Use Plastic for 2019

Leading small group adventure tour operator G Adventures has added a fifth yacht to its fleet of chartered vessels for the Galapagos...

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Top 20 UNESCO World Heritage Sites For Nature & Wildlife Lovers

As of summer 2016, there were a total of 1052 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including 203 that were recognized specifically for their...

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AdventureSmith Explorations Pairs Small Ship Cruises in Galapagos with Forays into Cloud Forest, Amazon...

Avid travelers with many worlds to see probably visit a far-flung region only once in a lifetime.A case in point is The Galapagos....

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