Tag Archives: Galapagos

Swimming with Sea Lions in the Galapagos

My wife and I just got back from an incredible trip to the Galapagos. We spent a week on Ecoventura‘s 83’ MY Eric and visited six of the more eastern islands of the archipelago. We saw many of the species of … Continue reading

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Did Cruise Ship, Star Princess, Ignore Drifting Boat in Distress Leaving Fishermen to Die?

In February, we posted about the rescue of the three fishermen, drifting in the Pacific, by the cruise ship, Seaborne Odyssey. There are now reports of a similar story with a tragically different outcome.  Passengers aboard the cruise ship, Star Princess, are claiming that the ship ignored a drifting boat in distress in the Pacific off  the Galapagos, leaving … Continue reading

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