We took a walk above Banos, through the Cloud Forest, an entrance to Ecuador's jungle. Here are some pictures of the critters and wildlife we saw. This is a frighteningly big spider we found, just chilling in his web. And, yes, I did in fact have to get my camera pretty dang close to get this picture. He was not a little guy.
North of Cuenca November 15th 2006 Well, we've headed north, and have arrived in Banos, Ecuador, where we've been staying for the last three nights. I will be able to write more later. Take care, everyone. Love, all. ... 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