The Galapagos archipelago, off the coast of Ecuador, is a destination like nowhere else on earth. Home to numerous rare species of flora and fauna and crucial to Charles Darwin’s Theory of Evolution, it’s a fascinating destination to visit.
In December, the Galapagos is starting to get warmer. Temperatures hover in the mid-twenties degrees Celsius. In terms of wildlife, you can expect to Galapagos penguins, which nest between May and January every year. Also look out for marine and land iguanas engaging in mating rituals, and green sea turtles bobbing in the waves.