The Galapagos Islands are located

The Galapagos Islands are located

FEBRUARY 19, 2018

But Darwin only had part of the answer. A more complete answer to the origin of the Galápagos could not be had until after 1958, when continental drift, or plate tectonics, was discovered. We now understand that the surface of the earth is divided into massive tectonic plates which slowly drift across the globe. The formation…

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Darwin Islands

Darwin Islands

FEBRUARY 09, 2018

Area: 2.33 km2 or 0.9 mi2 Maximum Altitude: 168 m or 550 ft Human Population: 0 HISTORY Darwin Island (also known as Culpepper Island, after the famous naturalist and English Lord…
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Ecuadorian Restaurant Minneapolis

Ecuadorian Restaurant Minneapolis

JANUARY 30, 2018

La Colonia Restaurant serves up hearty portions of authentic, delicious Ecuadorian and Columbian cuisine with fresh ingredients and great service! Our family-owned restaurant is known for its quality food and friendly staff. La Colonia s distinctive menu shares true South American food that you re sure to enjoy. Try our Pollo…

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North Seymour Island, Galapagos

North Seymour Island, Galapagos

JANUARY 20, 2018

Area: 1.83 km2 or 1.14 mi2 Maximum Altitude: 28 m or 92 ft Human Population: 0 HISTORY Named after the English nobleman Lord Hugh Seymour, North Seymour was formed by a series of uplifts of submarine lava along with Baltra (also called South Seymour) and the northeastern part of Santa Cruz, resulting in flat plateaus. In the…

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Galapagos Islands and Machu Picchu Tours

Galapagos Islands and Machu Picchu Tours

JANUARY 10, 2018

This tour is specially designed for a small group of no more than 18 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees. Please Note: Currently Machu Picchu and Galapagos has limited availability on some dates. Should you be interested, you may…

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