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Mar 1, 2009 - Galapagos Lite

@@@@@@@ KAPOORS ON THE ROAD The Reserva Nacional Pinguino Humboldt is an 860-hectare reserve encompassing several offshore islands about two hours north of La Serena. The reserve is named after the Humboldt Penguins that nest on Ilsa Choros. Visitors come to the island in small boats and remain on the water while viewing the nesting penguins and their neighbours the sea lions, boobies, cormorants, sea otters and pelicans. Tours are cancelled if the coastal fog is too thick or the waves too large to make safe viewing possible. We were the...

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