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June 24, 2020

Galapagos Fish to See While Snorkeling or Diving

The Galapagos Islands are one of the largest marine reserves on the planet, offering protection to an incredible diversity of colourful Galapagos
June 24, 2020

Galapagos Racer Snake – Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Racer Snake leapt to instant fame in 2016, when BBC Planet Earth footage of them chasing a Marine Iguana went viral on the internet
June 22, 2020

Red-billed Tropicbird – Galapagos Islands

The beautiful Galapagos Red-billed Tropicbird often amazes visitors with it’s striking appearance – long elegant tail streamers, bright red beak

Galapagos

June 24, 2020

Galapagos Fish to See While Snorkeling or Diving

The Galapagos Islands are one of the largest marine reserves on the planet, offering protection to an incredible diversity of colourful Galapagos
June 24, 2020

Galapagos Racer Snake – Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Racer Snake leapt to instant fame in 2016, when BBC Planet Earth footage of them chasing a Marine Iguana went viral on the internet
June 22, 2020

Red-billed Tropicbird – Galapagos Islands

The beautiful Galapagos Red-billed Tropicbird often amazes visitors with it’s striking appearance – long elegant tail streamers, bright red beak

Ecuador

June 8, 2020

Travel Etiquette & Local Customs in Ecuador

Ecuador has its own unique customs and social norms that might easily throw the unprepared traveler off-guard. The good news is that learning etiquette in Ecuador is straightforward
April 19, 2020
Cities in Ecuador: the Top 10 to Visit

Cities in Ecuador: the Top 10 to Visit

Not sure which cities in Ecuador to include in your travel itinerary? With limited vacation time, and so many different Ecuadorian cities to ponder, it is never an easy choice to make. Ecuador’s
March 26, 2020

Unique Ecuador Experiences

Ecuador is a small country in South America, while some other countries in the continent get more attention, Ecuador is underrated, although Ecuador is small, it

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December 9, 2019

Rainforest Jaguars in Ecuador under threat

Jaguars in Ecuador are in greater number than in almost any other place on earth. The jungle is their home, but as stated in a recent article in the Guardian UK human
October 21, 2019

What to do with a free day Puerto Ayora Town in the Galapagos Islands?

If you visit Santa Cruz Island as part of your Galapagos tour, then chances are you will have some free time to kill in Puerto Ayora town
July 31, 2019

The Indigenous People of the Ecuadorian Jungle

The history of the indigenous people of the Ecuadorian jungle, like the 32 million acres of rain forest there, is multifaceted. Every group has its own stories to

Cloudforest

February 21, 2020

Spectacled bears: My personal quest to find Andean Bears in Ecuador

I have always had a big soft spot for bears. I guess it all started with my Mum’s bedtime stories of Paddington Bear adventures, and Winnie the Pooh mischief
July 24, 2019

Why Go Birding in Ecuador? An Expert’s Perspective

With over 1600 species of birds found in many tropical habitats, Ecuador is considered megadiverse and is relatively compact compared to its massive political neighbors
June 5, 2019

Ecuador Bird Watching-The Christmas Bird Count and Other Adventures

Ecuador bird watching tours aren’t the typical walk in the park or jaunts through the forest armed with binoculars to spot birds in the trees. The four regions

Quito

November 19, 2019

Quito Weather – What to Expect when you visit Ecuador´s Capital City

There is a saying in other parts of the world – ‘If you don’t like the weather, wait an hour,’ that certainly applies to Quito weather
February 23, 2019

5 High-End Restaurants Where You Can Splurge in Quito

The high-end restaurant scene in Quito takes its cue from a mixed bag of countries; each week another concept and cuisine appear. What sets
December 4, 2018

Fiestas de Quito – Celebrating the foundation of Ecuador’s capital

More than 220 activities are planned this year for the Fiestas de Quito, a citywide party that celebrates the founding of the capital, 484 years

Guayaquil

March 30, 2020

What to do in Guayaquil on a Free Day

Over the years Guayaquil, Ecuador, has played host to a myriad of travelers. Ernest Hemingway walked its streets, as did Che Guevara. The Spanish Conquistador Francisco
September 24, 2019

5 Restaurants You Should Try in Guayaquil

Guayaquil is a launching point for those flying to the Galapagos Islands. Ecuador’s largest city can be daunting, it is a busy metropolis where people from across
August 12, 2019
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10 Fun Facts You Probably Didn´t Know about Colombia

July 15, 2019
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Caribbean, Coffee, and Culture- Why Colombia tours are the perfect add-on to your South America trip

Colombia’s tropical Caribbean coast, the rolling green hills of the coffee region, and the rich history of its colonial cities make it an intriguing extension to […]