Imbabura: An Andean Enclave Full of Art

There is a small and beautiful region in the Ecuadorian Andes, which crafts have become famous in the world. The skill and business acumen of the inhabitants of the province of Imbabura -where live a...

Discover the ‘Camels of the New World’

When thinking about the Andes, many people picture snow-capped mountains, vast green plains, indigenous peoples …and herds of llamas. And yes, these are some of the main characteristics of the mounta...

8 Tips for an Amazing Galapagos Vacation

One “bucket-list” dream for many people is a trip to the Galapagos Islands. But, because it isn’t cheap, this usually means that it’s a once in a lifetime experience for those who decide to travel th...

The Best Time for Traveling to the Galapagos Islands

Set in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, and blessed by their location on the equator, the Galapagos Islands are beautiful all year round. So what’s the best time of year to visit these “enchanted isl...

Top 7 Luxury Yachts Sailing in the Galapagos Islands

It’s easy to see why the Galapagos Islands are on most savvy travelers’ “bucket-lists.” With the archipelago being one of the world’s greatest natural wonders, nothing can prepare you for a visit to ...

10 Reasons to Visit the Galapagos Islands in 2017

As the Galapagos Islands is the ideal place for an unforgettable vacation, this archipelago is one of the most relished destinations for many travelers worldwide. In fact, these famous Ecuadorian isl...

Ecuadorian Cloud Forest Lodges

Ecuador’s Mindo Cloud Forest This week we are taking a look at lodges situated in and around the Ecuadorian cloud forest town of Mindo. A little over an hour from Quito, the Mindo cloud forest is fil...

5 Top Train Experiences in Ecuador

Air travel is great – though you miss out on the countryside 30,000 feet below. Car trips in a foreign country are also fine – if you don’t mind spending hours cramped behind the wheel trying to figu...