Baroness Outlook, Isla Floreana; Galapagos Islands / Galapagoseilanden
The Galapagos Islands are located in the Pacific Ocean and are part of the South American state of Ecuador. They are about 965 kilometers from the mainland. The remote archipelago is of volcanic origin and consists of 14 major islands, including Isla Floreana and a variety of other tiny islands. In 1835 Charles Darwin visited the Galapagos Islands and was inspired here for his theory of evolution.