Un-Cruise Adventure Cruises Extends to the Galapagos Islands

Love the style of Un-Cruise Adventures in Alaska, Hawaii, Baja Mexico and the Pacific Northwest? Then stay tuned, as the Galapagos is in sight. With an official announcement still pending, Un-Cruise Adventures added a Galapagos itinerary to their selections, sailing the 10 day, 9 night "Colonial Quito & Galápagos Islands" itinerary aboard the 48-guest yacht …

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New Regulations Alter Galapagos Cruise Itineraries

Effective February 1st, travel regulations will go into effect in the Galapagos Islands which are designed to help protect the environment there, while presenting travelers with a better experience for years to come. The new regulation from the Ecuadorian government, which oversees operation of the Galapagos National Park, states that no vessel operating in and …

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Smithsonian Magazine Introduces EvoTourism – An Evolution World Tour

In the January 2012 issue, Smithsonian Magazine is introducing Evotourism™. The word isn't in the dictionary. But they think it's worth adding to the lexicon because it describes a new kind of travel. evo•tourism (ē vō toor' iz' əm) n. travel intended to promote awareness of evolution. The article celebrates ten desinationa that span 300 …

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No Single Supplement Fee on Select 2012 Galapagos Cruises from International Expeditions

Solo travelers looking for savings can take advantage of no single supplement ($1,200 savings) on eight Galapagos adventures offered by International Expeditions. The single supplement fees will be waived on International Expeditions’s February 3 and 17, March 16 and 30, May 11 and 25, and October 12 and 26, 2012 Galapagos Island cruises. On the …

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Free Air on Select Galapagos Cruises

Take advantage of FREE AIR on select 2011-2012 Lindblad Expeditions Galapagos cruises. Experience Galápagos panoramically: on a voyage linking island to island, awaking to fresh vistas and discoveries every day. You’ll experience it intimately: landing each day on a new island, getting up close to the astounding wildlife. And you’ll experience it holistically: the undersea …

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Tsunami Galapagos update

Reports from the Galapagos Islands have just arrived with the following update on the passing of the waves that resulted from Japan's earthquake earlier today: The waves arrived to the Islands about an hour later than originally expected. Seas are choppier than normal around the entire archipelago (according to our captains aboard M/V Evolution and …

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Cruise Review: Galapagos aboard National Geographic Islander

Following is a Galapagos cruise review aboard the National Geographic Islander from January 2011. Just returned from our trip of a lifetime. We planed and planed and worked with Linda, and every inch exceeded our expectations. Due to storms we didn't want to have any issues with missing flights so we flew into Miami a …

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