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 Links

Ecuador flag Links related to Ecuador presented in somewhat random fashion: 2018 Headlines https://www.rainforesttrust.org/news/new-nature-reserve-strengthens-protection-of-ecuadors-premier-national-park/ Twitter @VisitaQuito @BlackSheepInn @ecabanilla @nomadom @PatricioTamariz @RiobambaBot @EcuadorTV @NanMagazinec @visit_cuencaec https://twitter.com/JUANJINTIACH @Ambiente_Ec @TurismoEc @amalavidatv @ecoecuador @TrenEcuador @turismomejia @CasadelaCultura @makecuador @IGecuador @RioMuchacho @PatrimonioEc @FreddyEhlers @IntranetMintur @LorenaTapiaN @adsecuador @sandynaranjo @MinturZonal5 https://twitter.com/alerprensa https://twitter.com/ResisteHabitat3 https://twitter.com/Yasunidos https://twitter.com/corapesatelital https://twitter.com/clacpi https://twitter.com/lahoraecuador https://twitter.com/wambraradio https://twitter.com/bikingecuador @PoliciaEcuador Ecuador Tourism Spotlight: Numbers, …

Ecuador

Ecuador is a compact nation with four distinct zones: Andes Mountains (with the most active volcanoes in the world), the Pacific Coast, Amazon Jungle 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 easily accessible, …

Mindo, Ecuador

Photo: Alexey Yakovlev, Caterpillar Wikipedia: Mindo is a mountainous watershed in the western slopes of the Andes, where two of the most biologically diverse ecoregions in the world meet: the Chocoan lowlands and the Tropical Andes. In this transitional area — which covers an area of 268 square kilometers (103 sq mi) and ranges from …

#trenecuador

I have always been curious about train travel in Ecuador, one of my favorite places in the world. I have followed Tren Ecuador from afar. It’s one of Dom’s faves, so we pay attention. Key Links http://trenecuador.com @TrenEcuador #trenecuador https://www.flickr.com/photos/trenec https://www.instagram.com/trenecuador   Embedded Tweets "Muévase mi don!" Train Instagram Stories 👉🏻 https://t.co/snEMonBCth @TrenEcuador #trenecuador #trencrucero …

World Network of Biosphere Reserves, Status Report

Poster: Masurian Lakes Biosphere Reserve Publisher’s Note: We are editing and adding links to UNESCO Press Release The International Coordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme meeting in Paris has added 23 new sites to the World Network of Biosphere Reserves, including four that straddle national boundaries. These additions were made during the MAB …

Ecuador Election

The April 2 election in Ecuador pit conservative banker Guillermo Lasso and ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno, who appears to have won by a narrow margin. The winner will be sworn in to a four-year term in May. Contextual info and relevant headlines on the Planeta wiki. Key Links http://www.presidencia.gob.ec ⚡️ “Ecuador Elections” Ecuador Elections Ecuador on …

#TurismoPropone

Sunday, February 19 Ecuador holds its general election. In advance of the public vote, Ecuadoran tourism pros held their own twitterchat (tuitazzo) with proposals for advancing tourism. Hashtag: #turismopropone Highlights: Medición del turismo en tiempo real con herramientas tecnológicas y no después de 3 años (measurement of tourism in real time with technological tools and not …