Amazing Christmas in Montañita December 29th 2011 Theft in the Night
Apologies for starting this entry on a serious note, but for those reading this who may travel Ecuador, I figure it's important to include.
During our journey from Baños to Montañita two Argentinean's (not travelling together) had their day-packs stolen; here is how I believe it happened and the simple way to prevent it.
There were two times during the ... read more
South America » Ecuador » West » Montañita 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