Visiting The Galapagos Islands By Cruise Ship

Updated: Jun 15, 2020

For as long as I can remember, my dream was to visit the Galapagos Islands, after I had been captivated watching David Attenborough showcasing his adventures and hearing about the great explorer Darwin. The Animals and landscapes looked incredible - a travel photographers dream! There was never a doubt in my mind, it was always when, not if. We were incredibly lucky to be able to go, It was just as seen on the television.

"Think big, dream big, believe big, and the results will be big!" - Unknown

Visiting The Galapagos Islands

Each island is so dramatically different and has so much to offer with a variety of vegetation from the lush green trees to the red dry and dusty soil. Then there is the incredible wildlife including the Galapagos Giant Tortoise and the mesmerising Blue Footed Boobies (birds).

The thing that really got us was that there was no guarantee to see any of the native species, but to our amazement when we got off the zodiac (small boats), low and behold, seals and lots of them.

We were told not to venture to close,