Practical Information

  • Currency: US Dollars
  • Population: 26,640 (as of 2012)
  • Language: Spanish
  • Capital: Puerto Baquerizo Moreno
  • Borders: None (seeing as it’s a set of islands!) but the islands are governed by Ecuador.

Characteristics

  • Incredible wildlife
  • Beautiful white beaches
  • An abundance of flora and flauna
  • Great seafood

Popular Destinations

  • Santa Cruz Island
  • Isabela Island
  • San Christobel Island
  • Bartolomé Island 
  • North Seymour Island

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