Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. 15/02/2015
The World ARC fleet have left Panama and are heading to Galapagos Islands. This will be a an exceptional experience for the World ARC crews and there is no doubt how impressed they will be with the abundance and diversity of wildlife.The Island's interesting volcanic geology, as well as its rich flora and fauna, have been admired and studied by numerous travelers, scientist, and nature-lovers for centuries. Scientist are still faced with a mystery how such a large diversity of species could develop in such a remote location like the Galapagos Islands.One of the first to visit was Charles Darwin who was fascinated by the natural history of the archipelago. His five-week stay gave the impetus to the famous Theory of Evolution.Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is the fleet's first port... Click here for more info..