Lost Treasure of Llanganates

Llanganates National Park is home to a great deal of beauty with its dramatic hills carpeted in grass contrasted against the thick green canopy of the Amazon. Both worlds coexist peacefully in this natural...

Hammerheads in the Galapagos

The Galapagos is full of different marine life, the most sought after being the scalloped hammerhead shark. Time slows as you begin to discover this underwater world in the Galapagos. The figures of their dark...

Ecuador a Chocolate Lover’s Dream

Today, you can find chocolate anywhere within a five minute radius. We love chocolate. We drink it, eat it, and even have holidays dedicated to this delicacy. Our love for chocolate is nothing new, and runs...

My experience in the Jungle with Nicky Lodge

My experience in the Jungle with Nicky Lodge My name is Mel and I am originally from Ecuador. However, I have lived my whole life in Europe (Spain and UK). Now that I am back in Ecuador to get to know the...

10 best places to eat in Quito

Quito is a vibrant city with lots of variety talking about cuisine. No matter if you are looking to emerge in the local cuisine of Ecuador, have an exquisite dinner experience or are craving international...

10 fun facts about the Blue-Footed Booby!

This unique inhabitant of the Galapagos has most likely crossed your eyes before, and if not, get ready to meet one of the cutest birds! The blue footed booby has this name for one obvious reason: It’s...

Visit Quito’s highlight: El Teleferico

There is a lot to do in Quito, but one of the things you definitely cannot miss out on is going up to the Pichincha Volcano with the teleferico! The teleferico is one of the highlights of Ecuador’s...

6 wrong perceptions about Galapagos cruises

There are so many cruise options to explore the Galapagos, that it is easy to get lost. In this blog we have listed 6 wrong perceptions about Galapagos cruises.     Perception 1 “Cruise...

Carnaval in Ecuador

Many of us have heard about Carnaval, but where does the word Carnaval actually come from, and what is it all about? The word Carnaval comes from a Latin word: Carnem-levare, which means to abandon...

Sustainability in the Galapagos islands

The Galapagos Islands have been classified as World Heritage site and are known as “living museum and showcase of evolution”. This due to their ongoing seismic and volcanic activity and the isolation of...