Ecuador Urban Life June 10th 2010 Hi,
Cuenca is a lovely city, located 6 hours south of Banos, with a very nice old colonial center. It is considered one of the top cities in the world for retiring to, though we must admit we have not seen many foreigners in its streets, but I guess in few years it will be more like in Panama.
We have not done much in Cuenca, actually the only attraction we went to see is the local pr ... read more
South America » Ecuador » South » Cuenca 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
We are now back in our beautiful country Israel. In this blog, we have recorded our wonderful experiences from a year of travels and backpacking in South america as a family.
When we left for the trip these were our mission team members:
Tal (41) is leading the way.
Lilach (38) is taking care of the organizations.
Nitzan (10) is in charge of making sure mom and dad do not loose it...
Omer (7) is in charge of the curiosity
Shachar (4) is responsible for making us all laugh
Upon our return, and to help others, we have created a new web site about travelling with children. Visit us on[... full info