Leave it to the Catholics - No sooner did someone see an image of the virgin in a waterfall, than they built a huge church. We hear it is impressive inside, but didn´t go in since we have a new prime directive: No.More.Churches.
Baños - Our new favorite place April 12th 2011 This may be the only good internet connection that we will have for a long time, so I´m going to give you an extra blog to hold you over. Read it slowly and it will last longer.
The schedule had us two days in Baños, then to Quito with a day trip to Pupillacta but after a half day here, we called HQ and switched it to three days here. Good call. We realized after walking around that our it ... read more
South America » Ecuador » Centre » Baños 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 a family of three currently on our biggest adventure. We will be traveling through parts of South America for three months, exploring the culture, food, language and anything else that comes our way. Starting in Chile, then Peru, Ecuador and Suriname.... full info