The highlight of my whole trip is now the Galapagos islands - it is the most amazing place I have ever been - even though I know I say this a lot just see the photos! I originally booked a four day cruise as the Galapagos is quite pricey, however at the end of my first trip I decided to extend my stay as I knew the islands in the south were supposed to be even more incredible with more mammals rather than birds and how often are you in the Galapagos?!! Unfortunat...
Latin America Travels
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So I finally made the break and left Colombia - definitely one of my most favourite countries. Before arriving in Ecuador I made a quick stop in Salento (a must-see according to everyone) where it proceeded to rain on my head all day long while I hiked for what was supposed to be 4 hours but turned into 6.5 hours through muddy fields, cloud forests, and raging rivers across bridges made of WOBBLY and often rotten, broken logs. The only consolation of being comple...