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Ecuador and The Galapagos Islands

ECUADOR | Mon, 30 Sep 2013 | By coggos | Views [1746]

Ecuador   Finally, we arrive in Ecuador. Our last week has been spent trying to get out of Colombia and across the border. It hasn't been easy, with the farmer's protests in full swing, the roads out of the country have been blocked and ... Read more >

Tags: amazon, banos, coatapaxi, galapagos, islands, otavalo, quito

Quito, middle of the earth

ECUADOR | Sun, 19 May 2013 | By happywanderer | Views [428]

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

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

ECUADOR | Mon, 17 Sep 2012 | By kamzam | Views [1103]

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 [5787]

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

Hello hello hello hello hello hello...

ECUADOR | Tue, 9 Nov 2010 | By sobrea | Views [1189] | Comments [2]

Hello hello hello hello hello…that’s the echoing sound I’m making from the top of an Andean mountain! We have arrived to Otavalo, Ecuador and it is awesome! Otavalo is a relatively well developed town of 30K people, sitting at around 8400ft. elevation…we ... Read more >

Tags: 14ners, ecuador, fuya fuya, hiking, mountain biking, otavalo, trekking

Otavalo Market...

ECUADOR | Thu, 22 Apr 2010 | By eyeownatravel | Views [314]

A trip to Otavalo can offer much more than just the market itself.  The first stop on our tour, was a town called Calderon. This is located about 6 miles north of Quito and is most famous for its bread dough dolls. These dolls were originally created ... Read more >

Tags: ecuador, indigenous market, otavalo

 

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