Articles tagged with: ecuador
Gecko's Adventures has announced that its portfolio of trips for the coming year will include three new tours of the Galapagos Islands.
Glamping – a unique way to experience the world’s natural wonders – has never been so ‘in vogue’.
Support the Galapagos Islands on Blue-Footed Booby Day
Galapagos cruise discount
Guests can this week save Ã‚Â£700 per person on a 12-day tour of the Galapagos Islands.
With just a few days to go before the Easter break places at some of the hottest destinations around the world are filling up fast.
Specialist cruise operator Sanctuary Retreats is offering a two for the price of one offer on children's tickets to the Galapagos Islands this year.
Prince Charles and Camilla are currently undertaking a whistle-stop ten-day eco-mission in South America to raise awareness of environmental issues.
A time for celebration, be it religious or not, Easter offers a chance for the whole family to enjoy a relaxing break away from the rigors of the world.
The expedition cruise ship M.V. Eclipse is set for the only official fundraising cruise to raise money for the Galapagos Conservation Trust and the Charles Darwin Foundation in 2009.
As UK students digest their A Level results and plan their futures, the top gap year destinations and activities have been revealed in a new study.
Ecuador's Reventador volcano saw increased activity on Monday (July 28th 2008) with explosions, ash flow and burning lava in the crater area, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) reports.
Imagine being fed hallucinogenic drugs before being buried alive in a foetal position with ten other women in a deep circular pit.
Shopaholics beware – Otavalo's markets make it far too easy to blow a week's budget on alpaca blankets, beaded jewellery, brightly coloured woven bags and a thousand other locally made goods even when you know there's no way you can fit anymore into your long-suffering rucksack.
Having never set foot in South America before, I have little idea of what I'm letting myself in for. Nervous? Un poco. Excited? Claro.
Rhian Nicholson has swapped the bright lights of London for a three month journey across South America from the Pacific to the Atlantic coast.
The Ecuadorian Health Ministry is recommending travellers get yellow fever vaccinations if they intend to visit certain parts of the country.
Ecuador's many active volcanoes are a spectacular sight and the adventure holiday activities nearby are popular with tourists but recent eruptions have prompted the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to put people on their guard.
Five Britons have been killed when a bus-load of gap-year travellers crashed into a lorry in Ecuador at 19:30 local time on Saturday.
Travellers have always made lists of the top destinations to be visited in the world and even armchair travellers dream of experiencing the most unique and exciting sites the planet has to offer.
The 13 main volcanic islands that make up the Galapagos Islands are home to unique wildlife, including the famous Galapagos tortoises and Galapagos penguins.
Among the late deals announced this week are adventure holidays in hot and sunny Ecuador and Jordan.
Egypt, the land of pyramids and pharaohs, was the world's number one ranked travel destination in 2005, according to a new survey.