139 - 4th May 2006 - Galapagos - Balta, Santa Cruz, Highlands


Leaving the mainlain. This wasn't actually our plane


Our first sight of the Galapagos Islands


Private Plane


The crystal clear waters


Getting on the ferry from Baltra to Santa Cruz


That arrow is a Blue Footed Boobie diving to catch a fish


Santa Cruz Harbour


Pelican on top of our ship


Puffer fish in the water below


Sally Lightfoot Crabs - I'm quite fond of these


Our first Giant Tprtoise sighting


Jeff


Coffee Beans


Bob


Nigel


Nigels claws


Er. Maureen


This one can be called Daisy


Donald


Donald and Daisy


Yellow bird washing itself in the lagoon


Taking a bath


Entering the lava caves


The cavern was formed by molten lava


Exiting the cavern


Sunset after a great first day