The Galapagos Islands are a small archipelago of islands belonging to Ecuador in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The islands are quite remote and isolated, lying some 1000 km west of the South American continent.
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Puerto Ayora is the largest town in the Galapagos Islands. It is on the southern side of Santa Cruz island, and is connected by road and ferry to the airport on Baltra Island.
Santa Cruz is the most important island in the Galapagos Islands archipelago, in Ecuador.
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is the capital of the Galapagos Islands, on San Cristóbal Island.
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San Cristóbal is one of the Galápagos Islands, part of Ecuador. Aerogal flies to San Cristobal 5 days per week, TAME 4 days and LAN 2 days.
Isabela Island, known by its Spanish name of Isla Isabela and less commonly by its English name of Albemarle Island, is the largest of the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador.
Floreana Island, also known by its Spanish names of Isla Floreana and Isla Santa Maria, and by its English name of Charles Island, is one of the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador.
Espanola is one of Ecuador's Galapagos Islands. As the most south-easterly island in the Galapagos, it is the oldest and the wildlife has had the most time to evolve.
Baltra is one of Ecuador's Galapagos Islands. Located in the central part of the archipelago.
Genovesa Island, also known in Spanish as Isla Genovesa or by its English name of Tower Island, is one of Galapagos Islands of Ecuador.
Fernandina Island, also known in Spanish as Isla Fernandina and less commonly by its English name of Narborough Island, is one of Galapagos Islands of Ecuador.
South Plaza Island, and the adjoining North Plaza are two of the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador.
Santa Fe Island, is one of the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador. Santa Fe is a small island, but has an interesting cactus forest and range of birds.
Pinta an island in the Galapagos Islands. The most famous resident of the station was Lonesome George, a tortoise found on the island and is believed to be the last of his sub-species.
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