Ecuador Travel Articles

 
Finally, a Galapagos Trip You Can Afford
Finally, a Galapagos Trip You Can Afford Glamorous cruise ships plying the waters of the Galápagos...they come with glamorous prices, too. But Vickie Lillo has found a way for "ordinary" folk to visit the islands on a pauper's budget.
The Seven Animal Wonders of The Galapagos Islands
The Seven Animal Wonders of The Galapagos Islands The Galapagos Islands have some of the strangest looking animals the world has ever seen. In this engaging article, international explorer Charlie Withers give you the rundown on seven of the strangest inhabitant of the Galapagos islands, and why you have to see them for yourself.
Quechua Wedding – Oriente, Ecuador
Quechua Wedding – Oriente, Ecuador Luminita Cuna was invited to a traditional Quechua wedding in Ecuador and found the customs to be both fascinating and charming.
Poncho Plaza: Stretching Your Dollar in Ecuador’s Famous Market – Otavalo, Equador
Poncho Plaza: Stretching Your Dollar in Ecuador’s Famous Market – Otavalo, Equador This beautiful town of Otavalo, nestled between the volcanoes Imbabura and Cotacachi, is both picturesque and historically significant. Tiffany Parker finds that it's the place to go to collect those lovely souvenirs that will aid in showing off your travels to friends, family, and unsuspecting door-to-door salesmen.
Hit the Island Running – Ecuador, South America
Hit the Island Running – Ecuador, South America Tyrel Nelson and his girlfriend are hardly off the plane when they get their first taste of San Cristobal.
Orquideario – Cuenca, Ecuador, South America
Orquideario – Cuenca, Ecuador, South America Tyrel Nelson and his girlfriend, Amanda, discover a hidden gem in Cuenca, Ecuador.
A Day of Ruins – Ecuador, South America
A Day of Ruins – Ecuador, South America On a mission, Tyrel Nelson learns more about the past of his historic new home.
Ecuador’s Inca Trail: Mud, Sweat, and Poop – Eucador, South America
Ecuador’s Inca Trail: Mud, Sweat, and Poop – Eucador, South America Travel agent who told Rachel Nena Krasno it would take 20 minutes of walking without falling over, was definitely not speaking from experience.
Market Day in Azuay – Sierra Andes, Ecuador, South America
Market Day in Azuay – Sierra Andes, Ecuador, South America Tyrel Nelson has always found Ecuadorian transportation to be full of surprises - many unpleasant. Visiting a trio of unique towns, however, made the ever-bustling, often uncomfortable bus rides all worthwhile.
A Weekend in Mindo – Ecuador, South America
A Weekend in Mindo – Ecuador, South America Tyrel Nelson accompanies his newfound friends on a short, much needed getaway from Ecuador's capital.