Arrival on Baltra
after a nutritious breakfast of chocolate chip cookies and plantain chips.
the MV Beluga
Our yacht for 7 nights, second from the right with the kayaks on the top deck. Conveniently moored at Baltra, a five minute bus ride from the airport.
The welcome committee
a frigate bird.
at Cerro Dragon on Santa Cruz Island.
Cerro Dragon (Dragon Hill)
With the clouds it looks like something out of King Kong or Jurassic Park.
Cerro Dragon vegetation
The prickly pears have trunks as an adaption against browsing by iguanas and tortoises.
Beach in front of the lagoon with the flamingos
Lucky to avoid the rain.
Cerro Dragon, Galapagos
Beach at Cerro Brujo
San Cristobal Island.
Kicker Rock in the background.
my new friend Brutus
Cerro Brujo and Marine Iguana
Not so sandy section of the beach