Location: Galapagos, Ecuador, South America
Published: DestinAsian Magazine
During a snorkeling session at Gardner Bay on my third day in the Galápagos, I can’t decide what I love most: the sea lion that corkscrews playfully below me then swims right up to my mask, staring deep into my eyes; or the fact that my 70-year-old parents are actually here with me too, finning along like regular water babies in the frigid shallows of this otherworldly archipelago.
You could say that this moment had been years in the making. On our annual parent-daughter trips that had become a tradition…