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Visiting San Cristóbal Island

July 18, 2013


The easternmost island in the Galapagos archipelago and the first stop for most flights from mainland Ecuador, San Cristóbal offers visitors so much more than a convenient gateway to the islands. Home to an incredibly diverse array of wildlife – playful sea lions, immense tortoises, marine iguanas, gentle sharks, and innumerable species of seabirds, including the humorously named booby –, San Cristóbal is an eco-traveler’s paradise.

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