Abundance

Banos, Ecuador Monday, January 19, 2015   Maybe the Galapagos would be better off if we all just left it alone.   I can't get around the irony of hundreds of thousands of people paying a bunch of money to come to a place that is special because it is "untouched", and then touching it …

Keeping Up Appearances

Fernandina, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador Tuesday, January 13, 2015       We're on a National Geographic/Sven Linblad boat called the "Islander" cruising through the Galapagos Islands.   I would like to see an albatross, though we probably won’t get far enough south. I'm reading a book called "The Lifeboat" in which a Titanic-like boat sinks, leaving …