Marine Iguana: Mythical Explorer of the Galápagos Islands
In the ancient and mystical Galápagos Islands, there was a time when the creatures of the land and sea were separated by an insurmountable divide. But, there was one creature, a magnificent lizard known as the marine iguana, who dared to cross the boundary.
A symbol of courage and exploration, this lizard was imbued with the power to swim through the ocean and explore the hidden wonders of the world.
The marine iguana began to feel the call of the sea and the lure of the unknown. To reach the Galápagos Islands, it was a long journey, where it encountered many creatures from sea turtles, sharks, colorful fish and crustaceans.
As the marine iguana swam deeper into the ocean, it discovered something truly remarkable: a series of underwater volcanoes that had erupted long ago, shaping the very landscape of the islands. The marine iguana marveled at the sight of the volcanic craters and underwater ridges, their surfaces teeming with life. These volcanoes had played a key role in shaping the exotic land of the Galápagos.
As the marine iguana swam back to the shore, it felt a sense of renewed purpose. It would continue to evolve and adapt in order to survive in the isolated and rugged landscape. There was still much to discover and explore in the archipelago.
With a fierce determination in its heart, the marine iguana was ready to embrace whatever challenges lay ahead, knowing that it was fulfilling its destiny. This iconic and distinct species can only be found on the Galápagos, which is a testament to the wonders of the natural world.
The marine iguana inspired our eyewear design: LAS IGUANAS from The Galápagos Collection