Cotacachi Cayapas Ecological Reserve

Photo: Robert Lee, Cotacachi-Cayapas Reserve Spotlight on Ecuador’s Cotacachi Cayapas Ecological Reserve, which features 10 distinct ecological zones and covers more than 200,000 hectares. Headlines Cotacachi-Cayapas, tesoro natural en Imbabura Elsewhere on the Web TripAdvisor Embedded Tweets Cotacachi-Cayapas, tesoro natural en Imbabura https://t.co/vpBpVQ8Hnx — Enrique Cabanilla (@ecabanilla) January 15, 2020 Wikipedia Cotacachi Cayapas Ecological Reserve …

Ecuador Links

Ecuador flag Links related to Ecuador presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Ecuador Indigenous Protests Braved ‘War Zone’ to Win People’s Victory, But Anti-IMF Fight Not Over – NACLA Ecuador Declares Force Majeure On All Oil Operations As Protests Escalate https://www.politicaexterior.com/latinoamerica-analisis/el-dilema-de-ecuador/ @PolExt https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2019/10/08/americas/ecuador-government-protests-scli-intl/index.html Ecuador protests: Hundreds held as president decries ‘criminals Estado de excepción en …

Wild Ecuador = Ecuador Silvestre

Photo Planeta.com launches this brand new guide to Wild Ecuador – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Features Andes Mountains Galapagos Headlines Una reserva fronteriza, en gestación – El Comercio Perú y Ecuador establecerán primera Reserva de Biosfera binacional de Sudamérica (Peru and …

Ecuador

Ecuador is a compact nation with four distinct zones: Andes Mountains (with some of the most active volcanoes in the world), the Pacific Coast, Amazon forest and the Galapagos Islands. Ecuador is bordered on the north by Colombia, the south and east by Peru and the west by the Pacific Ocean. All four zones are …

Loja, Ecuador

Photo: David A. Acosta, Loja Loja (Ciudad de la Inmaculada Concepción de Loja, City of the Immaculate Conception of Loja), is located in the Cuxibamba valley in southern Ecuador. The province of Loja shares borders with the provinces of Zamora-Chinchipe and El Oro, and with Perú in the south. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/9H5oLYcamSK1MVCR7 Cultural World Loja …

Bahia de Caráquez, Ecuador

Photo: Museum Updating our coverage of Bahia de Caráquez, Ecuador. Many thanks to Patricio Tamariz for providing much of the text on our wiki. History The bay of Bahia de Caráquez was first named by Francisco Pizarro in 1532 as Bahia de Caraque on his last voyage down the coast to finally reach and capture …

Quito, Ecuador

Photo: City Park Ecuador – Quito is one of the few cities to experience four seasons almost every day of the year. Its high altitude and sunny disposition make it a spirited place to live and visit. Hashtags: #QuitoGrandeOtraVez According to the historian Juan Paz y Miño, Quito comes from the Indigenous word quitu, which …

Quito Links

Quito flag Links related to Quito, Ecuador presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @MunicipioQuito @VisitaQuito @VisitQuito @AeropuertoUIO @ecabanilla @JuanPazyMino @MauricioRodasEC @MetrodeQuito @LoroHomero @movilidadquito_ @ZULNELEA Questions = Preguntas What would locals like visitors to know about Quito? = ¿Qué les gustaría a los Quiteños que los visitantes supieran sobre la ciudad? Who are the recommended writers …

Quechua

Indigenous Peoples Quechua is the name of a people of the central Andes of South America and their languages. Recommended Listening Quechua – Imagine that while growing up, your parents spoke to each other in a language you didn’t understand, using another language for you and your siblings. Gabina Funegra was exposed, in this way, …

Ecuador – Viaje de la Semana (Trip of the Week)

Ecuador Flag One of our fave video series on YouTube – Ecuador’s Trip of the Week (Viaje de la Semana). On our wishlist – captions in Spanish and subtitles in English. Kudos to the Tourism Ministry (Ministerio de Turismo Ecuador) for sharing this series online. Viva Ecuador! Key Links https://www.youtube.com/user/amalavidatv Episodes Pimampiro es un cantón …