Galapagos Islands

Earn $22/h Teaching English Online

First, I must preface that this is NOT a scam. My main source of income right now is teaching English online for a Chinese company called VIPKID. I work with them part-time, a few hours a day, to provide a stable income as a digital nomad. The money...Read More »


The Galapagos Privilege

Aeroporta, Baltra, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador – One guidebook I read said that only 150,000 tourists a year currently visit the Galápagos Islands. I think the number is a little out dated, but when you compare that with the fact that a major art exhibition at Tate Modern in...Read More »


The Unique Island of Las Tintoreras

Las Tintoreras Island, Galapagos, Ecuador – I loved this little island. It was known as Shark Alley, but it was full of marine iguanas, many blending so well into the surroundings that they were impossible to see until you were almost stepping on them!  I couldn’t...Read More »


Galapagos Island Hopping

Somewhere in the middle of the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Isabela Island – An update on Florena and Isabela Islands.

Back on the speedboat again. My Galápagos tour is beginning to remind me of Fiji with all it’s boat transfers and island hopping. There’s the...Read More »


Galapagos Dreams Do Come True

San Cristobal Island, Galápagos – It’s been my dream, since I was seven, to visit the Galapagos Islands. On our day of departure from Quito, I woke early, showered, then shed a few tears when I realised this long held dream of mine was about to come true....Read More »