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Whale Watching along Ecuador’s coastline!

When humpback whales travel thousands of kilometres north from the cold waters of the Antarctic ocean to the warm currents abundant with food along Ecuador’s coastline, it means that whale season is starting...
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Tena – Gateway to the jungle!

Tena – the capital of the region of Napo – is located around 5 hours in the east of Quito. It is considered the gateway to the jungle since it is the last major city with 20,000 inhabitants before the vast...
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New requirements needed to travel to Galapagos!

The ministry responsible for the administration of the Galapagos Islands (Consejo de Gobierno de Galápagos) introduced a new chart of requirments for tourists – national as well as international – to...
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Baňos – small town goes adventurous

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RyZci0hUH7M Baňos – hearing the name of this town, you might think about hot springs and relaxation. Whilst you are not wrong with that assumption, this is the less...
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Manta – a lovely city at the coast of Ecuador

Where another weekend is, there is another opportunity to explore Ecuador's coast! If you are searching for the perfect stay at the coast but you don't know where to go, Manta can definitely be the...
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My weekend in Súa

Even if I love my life as an intern in Quito, the weather here is not always the best – especially in this time of the year. So what can I do to get some sun back? A weekend at the coast! Sometimes the...
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A day on the volcano Cotopaxi

  You like to hike? And you like to have a bit of adrenaline? Then a day trip to the Cotopaxi might be the perfect option for you! This active volacno is situated in the Andes Mountains, 50 km...