Into the Baños! January 28th 2007 Hemmed in by luxuriant green peaks, blessed with steaming thermal baths and adorned by a beautiful waterfall, Baños is one of Ecuador’s most enticing and popular tourist destinations (Lonely Planet Ecuador).
I traveled to Baños for the weekend with two of my coworkers, Jehanne a teacher from New Brunswick who arrived in August, and Joanna, one of the centre’s administrators ... 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