MyTripJournal Travel Blogs
Jan 27, 2007 - Fly from Vancouver into Quito, Ecuador. Spend the night at the Rio Amazonas Hotel.
Jan 28, 2007 - Spend the day touring Quito, Ecuador and another night at the Rio Amazonas Hotel.
Jan 29, 2007 - Fly from Quito to the Sacha Jungle Lodge on the Rio Napo in the Amazon and spend 5 days there.
Feb 2, 2007 - Fly back to Quito from the Amazon.
Feb 4, 2007 - Meet up with our Gap Adventures group in Quito for our Galapagos trip.
Feb 5, 2007 - Fly out of Quito, Ecuador to San Cristobal Island in the Galapagos.
Feb 6, 2007 - Head to Espanola Island, the southernmost island in the Galapagos archipelago.
Feb 7, 2007 - Reach Floreana Island in the morning including a stop at Post Office Bay.
Feb 8, 2007 - Santa Cruz Island and the Charles Darwin Station to see giant tortoises.
Feb 9, 2007 - We set sail for North Seymour Island, home to sea lions, marine iguanas, swall-tailed gulls, magnificent frigate birds and blue-footed boobies.
Feb 10, 2007 - Arrive at Bartolome Island hoping for a glimpse of the rare Galapagos penguin.
Feb 11, 2007 - Set sail for Santa Fe island to snorkel with the sea lions.
Feb 12, 2007 - Reach San Cristobal Island and then catch our flight back to Quito. We'll be spending the night in Quito.
Feb 17, 2007 - Otavalo market, which is considered one of the biggest and best native markets in South America.
Feb 18, 2007 - We say goodbye to Ecuador in the evening and fly out of Quito into the big city of Lima, Peru. We plan to stay at the Mami Panchita Hostel
Feb 19, 2007 - We catch another flight from Lima and head up to Cuzco in the Andes Mountains.
Mar 4, 2007 - We leave Lima just after midnight and arrive back in Vancouver at 1:30 pm on Continental flight 8438.