Articles tagged “galapagos”

Celebrity Cruises Acquisition Shows Intense Demand for Galapagos Sailings

Celebrity Cruises Acquisition Shows Intense Demand for Galapagos Sailings

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Two ships that can hold a total of 64 passengers will make up a tiny sliver of Celebrity's capacity in the carefully controlled Galapagos Islands, but the cruise line is eager to offer a wider variety of vacation options there.

2 years ago

Video: Inside the Galapagos Islands’ Solar- and Wind-Powered Sustainable Airport

Video: Inside the Galapagos Islands’ Solar- and Wind-Powered Sustainable Airport

Sharon Reich, Reuters

This project is perfectly matched to its destination, and has lessons for other airports as well.

2 years ago

Amazon Founder Gives Galapagos 5 Stars After His Evacuation From Cruise Ship

Amazon Founder Gives Galapagos 5 Stars After His Evacuation From Cruise Ship

Mark Weinraub and Alexandra Valencia, Reuters

As Charles Darwin learned from his studies of the Galapagos Islands, it's all about the survival of the fittest. In medical emergencies in the Galapagos and elsewhere, it helps to get an assist from the Navy and to have your private jet on call in case of any emergency.

4 years ago