Category: Galapagos History

From its formation to Charles Darwin, find out about the History of Galapagos

Charles Darwin in Galapagos 2018
Galapagos History | 4 MIN READ

In the Galapagos Islands, the HMS Beagle ship

Special experiences and insightful insights   With Charles Darwin on board, this journey was unlike any...
Galapagos islands volcano eruption
Galapagos History | 3 MIN READ

Galapagos Insular Volcanoes: Not Your Usual Volcanoes

Volcanic activity is what explains the origin of the Galapagos Islands In recent years, our...
Cerro Brujo, Galapagos islands
Galapagos History | 4 MIN READ

The Galapagos Islands were eventually reached by Charles Darwin, who sets foot there

Charles Darwin visited the Galapagos Islands at what time? On September 15, 1835, Darwin and...
Galapagos islands landscape
Galapagos History | 7 MIN READ

When were the Galapagos Discovered? A Tale of Adventure and Survival

Galapagos islands official discovery day The Galapagos were unintentionally discovered on MARCH 10, 1535, shortly...
Galapagos sea lions resting on the beach
Galapagos History | 4 MIN READ

Doldrums in the East Pacific! Discovery of Galapagos (Part II)

The Galapagos islands represent a diverse ecosystem MARCH 2, 1535 – About a week ago,...
Galapagos islands: World Heritage site
Galapagos History | 3 MIN READ

“On a day like today…”: Discovery of Galapagos (Part I)

FEB 23, 1535 – On a day like today, back in 1535, a small vessel set...
Seymour Airport on Baltra Island
Galapagos History | 5 MIN READ

The Headless Gringa of the Galapagos: Trapped in Purgatory

While Santa Cruz Island’s natural history is interesting, Baltra Island’s paranormal past may be even...
Galapagos tours itineraries: Cerro Brujo
Galapagos History | 4 MIN READ

The HMS Beagle ship in the Galapagos Islands

Unique adventures & powerful observations This particular voyage was like no other ? and it...