The "Republic of the Equator" was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Colombia and Venezuela). Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors. A b... [read more]
Date: September 5th 2006
Now some of you may be thinking, what the heck and why the heck is this guy writing a diary when he is at home for a couple of months now? Well, the answer is because he wants to finish his trip log and the stories.
It's a Beautiful Day In The NeighbourhoodSo I arrived into Quito from Lima and it was raining hardcore. I didn't want to get ripped off by bying a cab voucher so I ... read more