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 resist it’s own blog of just pictures.
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 familiar cycadic rthyum of little taxi boat from the […]
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. As we drove to the airport above the forest […]
Fiji – After the non-stop adrenalin adventure of New Zealand, it took me some time to get into the slow rhythm of Fiji Time. About eleven days to be exact. I booked this 12 day island hopping holiday almost a year ago, in rainy London, after 15 stressful years working in financial services. At that time, […]
Leaving Kaikoura, NZ – I didn’t plan to go to Kaikoura. My New Zealand trip was due to end in Queenstown, but a turn of events four days into my Stray journey fortuitously shook up my whole planned itinerary. Because of it, I choose to extend my pass to travel on the bus back up to […]