los yapas

The hotspot for Healing & Ecotourism in Pastaza: Los Yapas Holistic Center

The hotspot for healing and ecotourism in Pastaza: Los Yapas Holistic Center I loved being able to visit and learn in depth about Los Yapas Holistic Center in Pastaza, a place where Ecotourism, Diversity and Holistic Healing are important pillars. We were blessed to have had the opportunity to visit Pastaza with my husband just some days ago and it

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cotopaxi volcano

Plan the best road trip from Quito to the Cotopaxi volcano, Ecuador

Plan the best road trip from Quito to the Cotopaxi volcano, Ecuador As you embark on this road trip you will enjoy beautiful landscapes along the avenue of the volcanos in the Andes cordillera. Definitely a highlight for anyone visiting this truly diverse country. Along the highway you will start to find some of the snow-capped mountains that have inspired

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chontacuro

Chontacuro a delicacy from the Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador

Chontacuro a delicacy from the Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador Ecuadorian food is very varied due to the country´s  4 diverse regions, the equatorial line and the Andes cordillera. This is why you can easily have a trip solely focused on gastronomy in the country. Or eat something different for each meal! Amazing, right? Now, my intention is to make you see

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tumbes

Crossing borders Ecuador – Peru, roadtrip from Machala to Tumbes

Crossing borders Ecuador – Peru, roadtrip from Machala to Tumbes Just a few weeks ago I visited the city of Machala for the first time. I know, I have travelled throughout my country, but there are still some remote places that I have to see. My goal with this blogpost is to give you inspiration and tips, so that you

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cocada

Cocada: a popular Ecuadorian dessert

Cocada: a popular Ecuadorian dessert This is a traditional dessert from the Coastal region of Ecuador and one that I enjoy getting during my trips to the beach. The meaning of cocada is or translates as sweet dessert made of coconut and sugar. Cocadas made in Esmeraldas are either white or black, the color depending on the kind of sugar

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cumbaya

Fiestas de Cumbaya: A colorful way to celebrate the festivities of Cumbaya

Fiestas de Cumbaya: A colorful way to celebrate the festivities of Cumbaya Cumbayá is the gateway to the valley of Tumbaco. A valley blessed with spring-like weather year round. One of the reasons it is nowadays one of the most comfortable and sought-after areas in Quito to live in. History of Cumbaya Cumbayá was first inhabited for being a fertile

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