Day 131: Banos, Ecuador Banos is most famous for its thermal pools, which are popular with both Ecuadorian tourists as well as those farther abroad. But as soon as you arrive to this little town you see the area has much more to offer and >
Food and travel in Ecuador including where to travel in Ecuador, what to eat in Ecuador and Ecuadorian food recipes.
Day 129: Otavalo, Ecuador To say the Otavalo Market is large is a massive understatement; it is a monstrosity that stretches several blocks and seems unending. Each Saturday the local indigenous people flock to Otavalo to sell their goods to tourists. Stalls begin setting up >
Day 129: Otavalo, Ecuador I love markets. Some tire of seeing the same fruits, vegetables and trinkets but I thrive on seeing them in each city so I was especially looking forward to Otavalo as its famous for its Saturday market and I had planned >
Day 128: Quito, Ecuador So Day One of my family’s visit was eventful but I was hoping for a calmer Day Two so we did what all tourists do in Ecuador – venture to the Equator. The bus ride is anywhere from 45 minutes to >
Although my sister was prepared, she had no idea she would be robbed her first day in Quito.