Top Places to See in Ecuador

Ecuador is known as the land of four worlds: the Galápagos Islands, the coast, the Andes and the Amazon Rainforest. It has something for absolutely everyone. There are abundant opportunities … Continue reading Top Places to See in Ecuador

Your Guide to Visiting the Galápagos Without a Cruise

Visiting the famous Galápagos Islands off the coast of Ecuador is often viewed as an expensive trip; a destination too expensive for your average budget conscious backpacker. There is definitely … Continue reading Your Guide to Visiting the Galápagos Without a Cruise

Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Hiking the Quilotoa Loop

We hiked what we call the “Classic” loop: starting in Sigchos and ending with the spectacular views of the crater lake in Quilotoa, and hitting Isinlivi and Chugchilán on the way. Below … Continue reading Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Hiking the Quilotoa Loop