Galapagos Blog

Galapagos Islands are a nature lovers paradise.

When you stay at Torre Mar Galapagos Suites Hotel you can experience the unique abundant wildlife of the islands. The islands offer a vast selection of activities and excursions so you can interact with wildlife first hand. Enjoy reading about Galapagos news, events, and interesting things about Galapagos.

The Galapagos Isn’t Just Any Island Vacation

The Galapagos Isn’t Just Any Island Vacation

The Galapagos Isn’t Just Any Island Vacation Why do people come to the Galapagos Islands for a holiday?  The Galapagos Islands are an exotic tropical destination.  Situated in the gorgeous blue waters of the Pacific Ocean. The volcanically formed islands offer beautiful sun kissed beaches with black, red, or white sand. You can enjoy the […]
The Miracle of Science Rediscovered Floreana Galápagos Giant Tortoise

The Miracle of Science Rediscovered Floreana Galápagos Giant Tortoise

The Miracle of Science Rediscovered Floreana Galápagos Giant Tortoise One of the most well known residents of Galapagos Islands are the Giant tortoises for which the archipelago is named. What many people may not know is there has been 12 to15 or more different populations of Giant tortoises in the Galapagos Islands. Some of the […]
That Volcano is Going to Blow!

That Volcano is Going to Blow!

That Volcano is Going to Blow! The Galapagos Islands are volcanically formed and there are active volcanos on some of the islands.  The La Cumbre volcano erupted on the island of Fernandina in Galapagos this week, Sept 4, 2017. It has been 8 years since the La Cumber last erupted. Once again the Galapagos showcased […]
Look out, don’t step on the Marine Iguana!

Look out, don’t step on the Marine Iguana!

Look out, don’t step on the Marine Iguana! That’s right, strolling along the streets and on the beaches in the Galapagos Islands you need to watch where you step when the Marine Iguanas are sunbathing or cooling down in the shade. The Galapagos Islands are the only place on earth where you will find Marine […]
Take a Galapagos Family Holiday Vacation

Take a Galapagos Family Holiday Vacation

If you are looking for a great adventure holiday vacation for your family the Galapagos Islands are the perfect choice. Family holiday travel is better than toys. As I told my son, it is more important in life to collect experiences rather than things. Vacations with family allow you and your children the opportunity to […]
Wildlife in Galapagos

Wildlife in Galapagos

The Galapagos Islands wildlife is the primary reason our guests come to Galapagos. Visitors have the opportunity to observe and interact with the unique wildlife of the Galapagos archipelago. The Galapagos Islands were one of the last places discovered by man on earth.  The wildlife of Galapagos had lived in an environment free of humans until […]
El Chato Tortoise Reserve

El Chato Tortoise Reserve

El Chato Tortoise Reserve   Here, you can admire the endangered Galapagos tortoises, the largest species of tortoise in the world! – Observe these exotic Galapagos animals as they are, in the wild, where you can get up close and personal. The giant tortoises of the Galápagos Islands are famous for their impressive size (some weigh […]
Sundays in Galapagos

Sundays in Galapagos

What do you do in Galapagos on Sunday? Sundays are a day to relax and enjoy a family. Many people will go to the beach or take some time to enjoy the beauty of the highlands. The highlands are a wonderful place to go hiking or bird watching. There is a good chance you might […]