Monthly Archives: June 2011

Underwater Galapagos Adventure (continued…)

Here our the highlights from our second day of diving in the photo department… be sure to check out our Travel Go Lucky Facebook page to see some videos of our dive, including clips of Galapagos sea lions and Hammerhead … Continue reading

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The Galapagos Islands: Barracudas, Eels, and Sharks, Oh My!

One of the biggest question marks we had in South America was whether or not to visit the Galapagos islands. We were on the fence mainly because of budget concerns. While the Galapagos islands are one of the coolest places … Continue reading

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Ecuador: Beaches, Seafood, and Sunsets

Jumping off the bus and into the throng of people in the Guayaquil bus station, we immediately started looking for our friend’s parents, Jorge and Matilde. Somehow it turned out to be one of those things where you immediately recognize … Continue reading

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Vamos a la playa! Time to hit the beach in Mancora, Peru

Our departure from Lima to northern Peru and into Ecuador was just in time- we were due for some warm weather along the Pacific coast beaches of South America. Another (what now seems to be mandatory) 18-hour overnight bus ride, … Continue reading

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We Interrupt this Regularily Scheduled Blog Post….

…. for a (shameless) plug in hopes of winning a photo contest! ┬áSee, we are currently in second place of the landscape photo contest, and the winner gets a nice $100 gift card. You can vote right here. Now … Continue reading

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Peru-sing Through Lima

With all of the long bus rides we’ve endured the past couple months Adam and I opted out of a 24 hour bus ride through the Andes mountains and chose a 1 hour flight to Lima, Peru. The price was … Continue reading

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Machu Picchu: Running on Empty into The Lost City of the Incas

If you had to give us one word on how to describe our day at the site of Machu Picchu, it would be: miserable. Now don’t go feeling all sorry for us, because it was a miserable in the “exhaused, … Continue reading

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