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A Galápagos Meltdown

bitter disappointment far from home

from the June, 2016 issue of Undercurrent   Subscribe Now

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Imagine planning the dive trip of a lifetime to the Galápagos that included both a scuba safari to the remarkable Darwin and Wolf Islands, together with a land safari around the main islands to see the unique wildlife. The lucky traveler can expect a spectacular experience, if tempered by a considerable cost.

That was exactly the expectation of Jeanette Hartshorn (Kansas City, MO) when she booked a trip for herself and her partner, Kurt, with booking agent DiveTheGalápagos based in Signal Mountain, TN, a company with ground representatives in Santa Cruz, Galápagos. She had meticulously planned their trip, the main event a dive safari aboard Galapagos Sky, a vessel with an enviable and well-earned reputation, co-founded by the Ecuadorian owner, Santiago Dunn, and dive operation veteran Peter Hughes....

Imagine traveling to such a remote destinations and learning your trip had been cancelled.

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