Days 99 and 100: Erectile dysfunction in the lover tunnel / Erektile Dysfunktion im Liebestunnel

On day 7 of our cruise we came back to where we started our Galápagos adventure – Puerto Ayora. We finally visited the Darwin Center, an NGO that supports the preservation of the islands. There we could see tiny baby tortoises as well as the remainders of the famous Lonesome George (the last of its … More Days 99 and 100: Erectile dysfunction in the lover tunnel / Erektile Dysfunktion im Liebestunnel

Day 98: Back to civilization / Zurück in der Zivilisation 

After almost a week without any kind of connection and barely any contact with other people, it was a bit of a shock to land in the busy harbor of Puerto Ayora tonight. With everyone (us included) checking their cell phones, and a neighboring cruise ship almost ramming into ours, the magic of the past … More Day 98: Back to civilization / Zurück in der Zivilisation 

Day 96: Satan came to Eden / Der Teufel im Paradies

After a long night’s sleep (until 7 a.m.!), we landed on the island of Fernandina, where we were welcomed by hundreds of marine iguanas perched on the black lava rocks. They need to soak up the sun and heat to bring up their body temperature to 36 degrees Celsius. Heute durften wir ausschlafen (bis 7 … More Day 96: Satan came to Eden / Der Teufel im Paradies

Day 92: So long, and thanks for all the fish / Macht’s gut, und danke für den Fisch

Today was our last dive day on the Galapagos and we took full advantage of it. Because the rest of the group on the dive boat was new, we got to snorkel while everyone else got kitted up. We saw so much even while snorkeling that we expect good things yet during our week long … More Day 92: So long, and thanks for all the fish / Macht’s gut, und danke für den Fisch