If you are heading to the Amazon in Ecuador travel through the small town of Baños, known as the “Gateway to the Amazon.”
Backpacking travel stories and traveling tips for visiting Ecuador.
Many people visiting Ecuador travel to the Galapagos Islands, most passing though Guayaquil without ever knowing that the city has its own secret island.
Thrifty Traveler’s Amy Rogers share some critical lessons learned from traveling Ecuador’s Ruta del Condor during their South America travels.
Dreadlocks and board shorts are a staple for most of the locals here. Montanita is a small beach town along Ecuador’s Ruta del Sol.
The animal and plant life in the Galapagos Islands is unbelievable. Visit the islands independently and be in control of you own schedule and budget!
If you are on an Ecuador travel trip, be sure to make a stop in the country’s biggest city – Guayaquil.
Baños is located in the middle of Ecuador, between the Andes mountains and Ecuadorian Amazon and it’s full of waterfalls and biking adventure!
There is plenty of traditional South American food but don’t forget the great Latin desserts during your South America travels.