Snail Mail From the Galapagos

Post Office Bay 2-2 There’s a tradition on the Galapagos Islands about mail delivery.  Hundreds of years ago someone from a whaling ship set up a barrel in a place now called Post Office Bay to act as a mailbox.  Ships could drop mail off there with the hope that some other passing ship heading home would pick up their correspondence and deliver it.  Ships inbound to the islands would drop off mail destined for crews that were still in the islands.  It was a good system that worked well.  It still works! Continue reading “Snail Mail From the Galapagos”

Happy Birthday, Jerry!

Kongo and Monkey Business Films put together another project where celebreties, family, and friends from ALL OVER THE WORLD come together to wish Jerry a happy 87th birthday.  So far, Jerry has six children, 12 grandchildren, and 9.5 great grandchildren and still counting!  There’s also a big herd of spouses and significant others.  Still counting!  This is why monkeys live in large troops in the jungle! See all the fun here.   Continue reading Happy Birthday, Jerry!