Galapagos on a Backpacker’s Budget

Many people dream about visiting the Galapagos Islands, but they cringe at the thought of their bank accounts dwindling by several thousand dollars. I was definitely one of these people until I figured out I was woefully wrong! Now be forewarned, I am not going to be explaining here how you can spend a week … Continue reading Galapagos on a Backpacker’s Budget


Los Galapagos!

Puerto Villamil, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador (22/12/2015) The Galapagos, the place where every island feels like a different planet and where under water feels like a completely different universe. This was a dream trip. One that I never thought I could afford. That is until my Ecuadorian brother Ramiro told me (almost) all his secrets about … Continue reading Los Galapagos!

Es Un Mundo Pequeño (It’s a small world)

Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador (08/09/2015) Despite the intimidatingly wonderful diversity our planet Earth offers, sometimes it feels like it could fit in the palm of your hand. This year continues to open unexpected doors one of them being a truly inspiring Ecuadorian family. Although Maria, the program coordinator here in Ecuador, does not like to refer … Continue reading Es Un Mundo Pequeño (It’s a small world)