Day 11 Santiago and Bartolome Islands

This morning starts with a zodiac cruise of the shore of Santiago island. We’re in search of Blue Footed Boobies but alas none to be found. There are however, quite a few nesting pelicans. There’s a juvenile hawk that for some reason wants to pick a fight with the fur seals. He eyes off the…

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Day 6–Hike up Alto el Naranjo

Today we got out of town and went for a hike up Alto el Naranjo. It’s a short drive out of the city except in peak hour traffic when it’s quite a bit longer. It’s quite a steep walk on very slippery rubble. It gave my new hiking boots a good workout. I really should…

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