Las amazonias - La Jungla Densa July 6th 2010 So after a great time in Banos we made our way to Tena. Going to Tena really shows off the great diversity of the country of Ecuador. Up to this point we had been in the Andes mountain region but as we descended (seriously .. an ear popping 2000 m drop in altitude) from Banos to Tena in a rather quick 3 hour bus ride we felt like we were seriously in a different country. Instead of being surroun ... read more
South America » Ecuador » East » Tena 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 have been keeping this Blog for the past 4 years in order to keep our friends and family up to date on our travels around the world. Here is an update of where we have been and where we are going.
2002 - Andy living and taking classes in Valladolid, Spain and traveling Spain and Europe (January - May)
2003 - Living and taking classes in Cuernavaca, Mexico and traveling Mexico. (June - July)
2007 - Living and taking classes in San Jose, Costa Rica and traveling Costa Rica (June - July)
2008 - Backpacking through Europe on our Honeymoon (June - July)
2009 - Living an... full info