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Is it safe to travel to the Galapagos Islands

Is it safe to travel to the Galapagos Islands? Are you planning a trip to the enchanted islands of Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands,  home of Darwin’s Evolution theory, but you need to know if it’s safe, and easy-going, what are the major risks of going there? Accommodation There are 3 main islands that are most […]

Is Cotopaxi Hard to Climb?

Is Cotopaxi Hard to Climb? Cotopaxi is an active volcano, located in the Andes chain of Ecuador, only 2 hours south of the city capital Quito, its last eruption was just recently in 2015, which kept the park closed for 2 years till November 2017, when local authorities, evaluated the activity of the volcano and […]

Is Chimborazo safe to climb?

Is Chimborazo Open for Climbing?  Back on October 24th, 2021, there was a deadly avalanche in Ecuador´s highest peak, Chimborazo, triggered by a group of climbers that were attempting the summit, to the closest point from earth to the sun. 15 people involved 9 survivors, 3 confirmed dead 3 missings. Sadly they did not have […]

Avalanche in Chimborazo

Avalanche in Chimborazo Last Sunday 24th of October 2021, 15 climbers attempted to reach the summit of Mt. Chimborazo, the highest peak in Ecuador, when an avalanche triggered a tragedy trapping 9 independent climbers, killing 6. Events prior to the Avalanche. The week from the 14th – 13th of October – the Chimborazo region had […]

Isabela Island

Isabela Island – The best things to do for FREE and on your own While there are a lot of organized activities in the biggest island of the Galapagos, that is worth spending your hard-earned money on, there are some places you can see on your own, that could enhance your experience when you visit […]

Where to Eat in Riobamba?

Where to Eat in Riobamba? The Best Traditional meals and local delicacies in Riobamba. The city of Riobamba in Ecuador is worldwide known to be the closest city to the Chimborazo mountain. However, if you are a food lover, you have plainly more reasons to stay in Riobamba. There are so many specialties it would […]

Travel to Isabela Island – Galapagos

Travel to Isabela Island – Galapagos Isabela Island, also called Albemarle in English, is one of the youngest island of the Galápagos archipelago, but also the biggest, and is located at the west of the archipelago. Isabela is around 1 million years old and has around 1,500 inhabitants. Travellers can only access to the island […]

Visit Santa Cruz – Galapagos Islands

Visit Santa Cruz – Galapagos Islands Santa Cruz Island, also called Indefatigable in English, is one of the most famous islands of the Galápagos archipelago. You can access to the island by the sea, taking a boat from San Cristobal island, or by the air. The airport is located at the north of the island, […]

Visit San Cristobal – Galapagos Islands

Visit San Cristobal – Galapagos Islands San Cristobal Island, also called Chatham in English, is one of the oldest islands of Galápagos. It is located at the east of the archipelago and is the capital of it. It is also one of the aerial access points to the Galápagos, as there is an airport on […]

Climb Mount Triglav

Climb Mount Triglav This is a 2864 m high summit and the highest mountain in Slovenia and the Julian Alps. It was first climbed in 1778 when four brave men – Lovrenz Willomitzer, a chamois hunter, Štefan Rožič, and two miners Luka Korošec and Matevž Kos stood on its summit. At the time it was […]