CUICOCHA, THE LAKE OF THE GODS

For anybody seeking peace and quiet during a weekend or a holiday, away from the maddening rhythm of daily life, Lake Cuicocha, also known as the Lake of the Gods, is an excellent option. It´s located inside th...

JATUNYACU RIVER

A HIKE IN THE AMAZON BASIN The Jatunyacu river is esteemed one of the best for rafting in Ecuador. It´s in Napo province, inside the Llanganates national park, and its quichua name means “big river”. Quichua...
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SELVA

The Amazon jungle, the bridge and the howling monkey By: Belén Guerrero A five hour trip downriver on the Napo was the perfect introduction to my jungle adventure. It took three hours to arrive in Coca, a...

GALÁPAGOS

DISCOVERING A NEW WORLD By: María Gracia Banderas In the Pacific Ocean, 560 miles off the coast of Ecuador, divided by the equator, is a paradise whose landscapes and species are unique in the world: the Ga...
Cuyabeno

Paradise is in CUYABENO

The Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve is located in Sucumbíos, one of the Amazon provinces privileged by its flora, fauna and landscapes. The Cuyabeno, a labyrinth of tropical lakes accessed only by canoe, is considere...

Adventure on two wheels

The author Raced motorcycles in El Salvador, go-karts and rally cars in Mexico.  He races cars in Germany. Ecuador is the veritable “bike heaven”, something I have known all my life. Years ago I based my op...

Baños de Agua Santa

Pure Adrenalin Baños de Agua Santa is located between the Andes mountain range and the Amazon jungle, in the province of Tungurahua, this area enjoys a year round average temperature of 64 degrees Fahrenheit ...

MANTA

Adventure Destination Manta is the perfect base to drive along Ecuador's coast on the new and well maintained Ruta del Sol (Path of the Sun). This coastal highway provides magnificent views plus easy access to...