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27 Books Set In The Amazon Rainforest That Will Make you Feel Like You’re There

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. I love the Amazon Rainforest.  A lot.  I especially love reading about the Amazon and watching everything I can about it, kind of like Mount Everest and the Himalayas.  And I can't wait…

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What To Pack For Ecuador And The Galapagos Islands In January

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. While it has been a while since I went to Ecuador, I found my old packing list and decided to put it up here.  Every time I cleaned my room while I was…

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30 Awesome Galapagos Islands Facts + 47 Photos That Will Land The Galapagos On Your Bucketlist

I've recently been a bit obsessed with the Galapagos Islands.  I've been watching a documentary about them and went back through all of my pictures from my trip.  I thought it would be fun to share some Galapagos Islands facts with you today.  If you want to read more fun facts, here are some about…

Guinea Pigs and Clowns in San Andres, Ecuador

San Andres was the town I could never remember.  I knew I liked it, but I didn't know what it was called.  I didn't, and still don't, know what most of the places we stopped in Ecuador were called.  Something to work on in the future I suppose.  Thankfully, back when I saved my pictures,…

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Sea Lions, Iguanas, And Boobies, Oh My! How To Plan A Trip To The Galapagos Islands

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. As I rewrite this post it has been just over six years since I went to the Galapagos Islands.  SIX WHOLE YEARS.  Where has the time gone?  Well, I realized my old posts…

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My Favorite Things About Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands

There were a lot of highlights of my Ecuador/Galapagos trip two years ago.  Two whole years ago.  That seems like too long, but I still know what I enjoyed the most.  Some things are just too good to explain in a few paragraphs though and deserve their own posts.  These are my favorite things in…

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Aji, Figs, and Guinea Pigs: What To Eat In Ecuador

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them. Food is the best.  It’s exciting, delicious, and adventurous if you choose the right thing.  While I was in Ecuador, I got to try weird things, well weird for me.  This included llama, guinea pig, and cow skin soup.…