In order of visitation:
Day One – Baltra | Day Two – Genovese | Day Three – Bartolemé & Santiago | Day Four – Plaza, Santa Fé, San Cristóbal | | | | | |
official entry “visa”
“this is the emergency button. have you all seen ‘titanic’? you need this button. and your whistle. you know what I mean?”
first of 10,000,000 pelicans
our boat: Golondrina I
the whistle call. accompanied by a dance, this is part of the mating ritual
a bun in the oven
birds pant to cool off. now you know.
snuggly bird sex. awwww.
nesting frigate bird and chick
hard to believe this is called “bird island”, eh?
wonder why people thought these birds were stupid … (nazca boobie)
Bartolemé and Santiago:
lava = not heavy
pelicans are WEIRD
lava is also weird
Plaza, Santa Fé, San Cristóbal:
not all the animals were cute …
but this guy sure was!
he had a cold!
“I want to be your friend!”