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The Traditions of the Galapagos-Post Office Bay

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Post Office Bay Galapagos Islands

Discovering the tradition of Post Office Bay is one of the highlights of a trip to Floreana Island. What it symbolizes and puts a point on is this; we all travel in search of that instantly recognized camaraderie between those on the same road, an aspect of the journey that pulls us off of the beaten path and into the  arms of the unknown.

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Galapagos Islands Traditions – Crossing the Equator

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Galapagos Islands – Crossing the Equator Tradition

Every destination has traditions that make the experience one that takes us out of the ordinary and into the culture and history of faraway places.

In the Galapagos, one of these is crossing the equator at sea during a cruise. Keep reading for more about this coming-of-age event that dates back to the times of whalers and pirates.

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