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Peaks and Valleys--Dealing with Loneliness as a Solo Traveler

ECUADOR | Sat, 4 Mar 2017 | By dmstaton | Views [467] | Comments [1]

A lot of people ask me how my travels are going. They see my social media posts on Facebook and Instagram and can't help but assume that I am high on travel fumes and adrenaline twenty four hours, day in day out. This, I can assure you is not the case.... Read more >

Tags: america, budget, ecuador, south, travel

ahora que?

COLOMBIA | Wed, 11 Jan 2017 | By dmstaton | Views [332] | Comments [1]

Hola! Hello family. Hello friends & acquaintances. Hello random surfer internet dude who anticipated watching “cute kittens in overalls spooning,” but somehow ended up on this page…hello! I will first start out by explaining ... Read more >

Tags: colombia, ecuador, hiking, kerouac, on the road, peru, south america

Jeg har en plan

DENMARK | Mon, 10 Oct 2016 | By tinast | Views [344]

Hej alle Så er der ikke lang tid til jeg sætter kursen mod fjerne kyster. På søndag letter flyveren fra Københavns lufthavn med mig om bord på vej til Quito i Ecuador. Jeg har skrevet en lang rejsebeskrivelse ... Read more >

Tags: ecuador, galapagos, lama, quito, rejseplan, sydamerika

Quito

ECUADOR | Wed, 27 Jul 2016 | By toali | Views [201]

Ecuador está localizado en América del Sur, es un hermoso país rodeado de vegetación, montañas, playas, selva y como olvida el mejor lugar del mundo Galápagos. La capital del Ecuador es Quito aquí puedes ... Read more >

Tags: ecuador, quito

8 Things To Do While Visiting Quito

ECUADOR | Mon, 30 Nov 2015 | By clairetraveltio | Views [325]

Quito is an incredible city. Guarded by the Cotopaxi volcano and the madonna atop El Panecillo hill, the city is teeming with Old World architecture and a thriving local culture. At nearly two miles above sea level, the people of Quito quite literally ... Read more >

Tags: ecuador, quito, south america, travels

Photos: Passport & Plate - Fish green plantain cazuela

ECUADOR | Fri, 14 Mar 2014 | By santiago | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

CAZUELA DE VERDE CON PESCADO (Fish green plantain cazuela) Ingredients (2 portions): • 2 green plantains • 200 gr dorada (or hake or with tuna) • 1 medium red onion, chopped • 1 medium green pepper, diced • 1 small tomato, chopped • 2 garlic ... Read more >
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Tags: cazuela pescado, ecuador

Eating Gooseneck Barnacles in Ecuador

ECUADOR | Thu, 20 Feb 2014 | By connectlocally | Views [5755]

Travelling along the La Ruta del Sol (The Route of the Sun), which is a scenic coastal route on the Pacific coast of Ecuador, our small group stopped at a village called Salango. The population of this village is around 3,200 with ancestral roots, ... Read more >

Tags: barnacles, ecuador, food, travel

Video: Rediscovering Identity

ECUADOR | Mon, 13 Jan 2014 | By kaitlynhennessy | Views [463] | Video

Here's a short video I did for my final class project summing up my experience in Ecuador so far. I hope you enjoy!

Tags: ecuador, identity, video

Burning Dummies

USA | Sun, 22 Dec 2013 | By kaitlynhennessy | Views [352]

As I am preparing to leave for Ecuador, I cannot help but to be curious about the Ecuadorian culture. If I’m going to spend three weeks in a foreign country with a family that I do not know, surrounded by things unfamiliar to me, I want to at least ... Read more >

Tags: ecuador, five days, get ready

Quito, middle of the earth

ECUADOR | Sun, 19 May 2013 | By happywanderer | Views [372]

We arrived in to Quito's new airport shortly after  9pm . The runway had appeared out of nowhere in the dark and clouds, landing high in the mountains. The new airport is about an hour from the city, whilst the old airport is actually in the city.... Read more >

Tags: cotopaxi, ecuador, otavalo, quito

Photos: Faces from Ecuador

ECUADOR | Wed, 17 Apr 2013 | By valpro | Photo Gallery

Some of the people I met while in Ecuador.
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Tags: carnival, children, diving, ecuador, people, quechua

Trying my luck with another volcano and the saga of getting to Peru (Banos, Rio Bamba, Cuenca)

ECUADOR | Tue, 2 Oct 2012 | By kamzam | Views [613]

Banos was meant to be a break from walking. But then I forgot that as the main attraction it had a lot of adventure sports. Mindful of it supposed to being a relaxing destination I opted for the 70km bike ride to Puyo through the waterfall valley. I ... Read more >

Tags: banos, cuenca, ecuador, la balsa, san ignacio, trekking, vilcabamba, zumba

Ecuador – the land of volcanos and the indigenous people (Otavalo, Quito, Latacunga)

ECUADOR | Mon, 17 Sep 2012 | By kamzam | Views [1028]

Crossing the border to Ecuador turned out to be quite simple, if a bit long and painful, process. After a really bumpy journey to Ipiales, we swapped for a mini van to the border, quickly got our stamps, then another van to Tula, where ... Read more >

Tags: cotopaxi, ecuador, latacunga, otavalo, quilotoa, quito, trekking

Wonders of Ecuador

ECUADOR | Sat, 1 Sep 2012 | By pmok | Views [5755]

How much fun can be packed in three weeks in Ecuador?  Enough to experience volcanoes and islands, urban and rural, ocean and mountain, and chills and warmth.  Yet there still isn't enough time for the Amazon!  What an amazing country it is. I traveled ... Read more >

Tags: boobies, cuenca, ecuador, galapagos, iguana, lonesome george, otavalo, papallacta, sea lion, white water rafting

Photos: Active Ecuador

ECUADOR | Tue, 15 May 2012 | By kaitlynfaebarrett | Photo Gallery

Adventures on the mainland and in the ocean
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Tags: banos, canyoning, cotopaxi, ecuador, llapingachos, mariscal, quito, rappelling, sea lions, ziplining

A bit about where I'll be.

UNITED KINGDOM | Sat, 4 Feb 2012 | By jessicadale | Views [1122]

Ecuador is the second smallest country in South America. Though it may be modest in size, Ecuador is one of the most species rich countries in the world and is deemed a 'megadiversity hotspot'. The secret to Ecuadors diversity lies in its unique ... Read more >

Tags: amazon, banos, ecuador, misahualli, monkeys

The volunteering program.

UNITED KINGDOM | Sat, 4 Feb 2012 | By jessicadale | Views [1484]

The volunteering program I'll be taking part in this summer is called Amazonas Explored  and is run by the volunteering organisation Volunteer Eco Students Abroad . VESA works hand in hand with the indigenous village communities to create real ... Read more >

Tags: amazon, ecuador, rainforest, trek, volunteering

A new day, a new blog.

UNITED KINGDOM | Sat, 4 Feb 2012 | By jessicadale | Views [534]

Welcome to my journal! This blog will chart my volunteering journey. From fundraising to departure, labour intensive volunteering to rainforest trek, I'm recording all the highlights and pains here for the world to see. From July 7th - 21st I shall ... Read more >

Tags: amazon, ecuador, fundraising

The Road to San Agustín

COLOMBIA | Mon, 16 Jan 2012 | By sally-annephillips | Views [2146] | Comments [1] | Video

It took six days to get from Vilcabamba, Ecuador, to San Agustín, Colombia. I had planned to get to Bogotá and then Caracas by bus as quickly as possible, but I realised that I needed a few rest stops and really wanted to visit San Agustín, to experience ... Read more >

Tags: colombia, ecuador, on the road, south america, travel

Vilcabamba, the Fountain of Youth

ECUADOR | Tue, 10 Jan 2012 | By sally-annephillips | Views [2357] | Video

Vilcabamba is a beautiful small town in the south of Ecuador, and it is known as a fountain of youth because of the longevity of its residents and its healthy nutrient-rich water and environment. Its setting in a lovely green valley is peaceful and ... Read more >

Tags: ecuador, south america, travel

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