Share this on:
 E-mail
240
VIEWS
1
COMMENTS
 
SHARES
About this iReport
  • Approved for CNN

  • Click to view janet92118's profile
    Posted October 18, 2011 by
    janet92118
    Location
    Punta estrada, Ecuador
    Assignment
    Assignment
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Galapagos Islands: Natural treasures

    Yes, people live in Galapagos

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     janet92118 says she and her husband work in the Galapagos and have a home there, where they live part-time. She says the islands are 'majestic, but they are in danger' due to overbuilding. She says she believes this is because of locals and big companies, not tourists.
    - nsaidi, CNN iReport producer

    Yes, people do live in Galapagos.

    I hear this question almost every day, “You live part-time in the Galapagos Islands?"

    Many people think you can only visit Galapagos by taking a cruise, but you can make any of the inhabited islands your destination not just a short stop on a cruise.

    I am lucky enough to have a home on Santa Cruz Island.

    When we are not it the islands we share our home with travelers all over the world, so they also can experience the beauty of the Galapagos Islands

    The Galapagos is a magical place where everyone should visit at least once in a lifetime as long as they always follow the rules of The Galapagos National Park.

    What do you think of this story?

    Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you can explain your choice in the comments below.
    Be and editor! Choose an option below:
      Awesome! Put this on TV! Almost! Needs work. This submission violates iReport's community guidelines.

    Comments

    Log in to comment

    iReport welcomes a lively discussion, so comments on iReports are not pre-screened before they post. See the iReport community guidelines for details about content that is not welcome on iReport.

    Add your Story Add your Story