Journey to the Galapagos
• Galapagos Journey
Galapagos Islands - an archipelago in the Pacific Ocean. The islands are best known for a large number of native species of fauna and here conducted by the Charles Darwin Research, which served for Darwinian first impetus to the creation of the evolutionary theory of the origin of species.
The war with the sea lions, unusual cacti, love games rays. All this - in a small reportage.
Galapagos consist of 13 relatively large islands, each of which is of volcanic origin. More area includes six small islands and more than a hundred rocks. Today's story about Santa Fe.
The island is located in the center of the archipelago.
See the amazing color of the water! However, the impression of the picture a little rust spoils:
And this is - a jewelry store. How do you design? In my opinion, original:
attracts tourists as they can. The streets of the city are full of vibrant restaurants and shops. By the way, local - big fans of beer. Last rations delivered on a huge ship once every three months. It is now three ships every two weeks and bringing the food here. Guess what drink to the eyeballs stuffed with one of them?
How to resist and not buy a magnet?
The local pelicans - pigeons in Russia. Initially shocked by such a large number of birds looking for something to profit. But very quickly get used to them:
Vintage bike. Pay attention to the bikes in the background. This mode of transport here is not that the dominance, but it often occurs:
The letter "T" on the sign - not a cactus, not the trident:
Local iguanas suffer greatly from dogs and cats. Generally, in a large number of brazen Galapogosah of introduced animals, ruthlessly exterminating the local flora and fauna. On the island of Santiago iguanas no more.
But the sea lions here longer than necessary. They breed like rabbits! Government ponders how to stop such a rapid growth of their population. Even thought to breed sharks. Although for me, it's better to lions than these predators.
We love games rays. I caught a beautiful frame:
These playboy at first glance so sweet and innocent! One male arranged small skirmish with our guide. But it was ignominiously driven into a hole:
Have you ever seen trees, cacti?
and the view are clumsy and good-natured. But looks can be deceiving
And the inhabitants of the coast again. They built themselves sonchas, taking passage to the water