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Good Jibes: Galápagos National Park – A Dream Dive Destination (Latitude 38 Verbatim)

Welcome to Good Jibes episode #68. This week we’re casting off with the article “Galápagos National Park — A Dream Dive Destination” from the September 2022 issue of Latitude 38, read by fellow sailor and host Monica Grant.

Dustin Reynolds, Good Jibes
The Galápagos Islands were #1 on Dustin’s sailing bucket list.
© 2022 Dustin Reynolds, 'Tiama'

Hear Dustin Reynolds’ stories from his dream dive in the Galápagos Islands.

This episode covers everything from penguins to whales. Here’s a small sample of what you will hear:

  • How were the Galápagos Islands?
  • What is an Ocean Cruising Club Challenge Grant?
  • Where do you find blue-footed boobies and red-footed boobies?
  • What are the best tours in the Galápagos?
  • Does Google Translate work in person?
  • What are some tips for diving in the Galápagos?
  • Why did the Galápagos remind Dustin of Antarctica?
  • What animals can you see in the Galápagos?

Follow along and read the article at

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Early this year Dustin was a Good Jibes guest. You can tune in to the episode here: You can also read more about Dustin’s sailing story in the February 2022 issue of Latitude 38:

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