Finch Bay Galapagos Hotel

The Highlands of Santa Cruz

17 Nov 2017, Posted by Nathalie Moeller in Galapagos Islands Blog

When we think of the Galapagos, we usually think of white-sand beaches teeming with wildlife. And sure enough: This is what the Galapagos are! However, there are many other sides to the archipelago aside from beaches: black-lava shores, beautiful cliffs, landscapes dotted by cacti, craters…

The Fish Market of Santa Cruz

25 Oct 2017, Posted by Christopher Klassen in Galapagos Islands Blog

The Santa Cruz Fish Market is a lively place in Puerto Ayora, and it’s not all that far from the Finch Bay Galapagos Hotel – the only beach-front property on the island. Walking there makes for a pleasant and amusing stroll along the bay in Puerto Ayora, and guests often have their senses stimulated by a number of things throughout the walk. Stop for a refreshing cocktail or cold beer, and look around the city’s many souvenir shops to find a perfect…

Visit Santa Fe Island by Yacht!

05 Oct 2017, Posted by Nathalie Moeller in Galapagos Islands Blog

Santa Cruz is the perfect base from which to explore some of the Galapagos most beautiful and unique islands. Be it either through a Galapagos cruise or a land-based option, Santa Fe Island is a sweet, little gem that lovers of both flora and fauna…