Ecuadorian surf and a little bit of Quito October 6th 2010 Apparently there are so many things to do in Ecuador, and a really good country for those who are in search of the more old school backpacking.
With this I mean, really interested in secluded areas where you are one of the very few "gringos".
Of course this depends on where you go, and when..
Because of the previous riots we decided to stay away from the big cities, and since we also wanted to ... read more
South America » Ecuador » West » Canoa 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