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Galápagos Islands - Santa Cruz

Aiite so we arrived at the airport on the most populated Galápagos island, Santa Cruz. Some salesman tried to convince us to buy a cruise. We enquired how much the cheapest one was, they quoted something that was twice what we’d planned on spending for our entire week on the islands. 880 more words


Our 3 tortoises: Keops, Kefren and Mykerinos

When we lived in Egypt my parents decided to go the unusual route in terms of household pets and got us 3 tortoises. We lived in an apartment so a dog wasn’t ideal anyway. 179 more words

Very Patient Tortoises Rewarded with Adorableness

Before we even get started, yes, I do follow Seventeen Magazine on twitter. Let’s move past that fact without judgement and take a look at these crazy tortoise cozies I saw… 146 more words


Crocheted Sweaters For Tortoises

Posted on March 29, 2014 by catcat

An Australian artist knits adorable crocheted sweaters for tortoises to maintain them warm and cozy and let them be pets of excellent personalities! 12 more words


March 19 – Word of the Day: Agridulce (Bittersweet)

So today was our last day in the Galapagos and the word of the day is bittersweet because it´s so hard to leave such and amazing place but at the same time I´m also excited to continue onward for more adventures.  307 more words

Into the Wild

March 18 – Word of the Day: Salvaje (Wild)

For our third day on the Galapagos, we took the dingy back to the town and drove the same 40 minutes to the channel to hop aboard the Sea Finch yacht again. 650 more words

BGB recovered 32 turtles at Benapole

Dhaka – Border Guard Bangladesh has seized 32 tortoises from Putkhali birder areas in south-western Benapole town bordering India, police said on Thursday.

Acting on information, the members of the paramilitary border forces conducted the search and recover the rare species tortoises foiling a bid to smuggle out those animals in neighbouring India. 34 more words