sacha wasi

Sacha Wasi: Community Tourism in the Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador

Kichwa Sacha Wasi: an Amazing Community Based Tourism experience in the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest This is an experience not to miss whether you are in Pastaza or want to have a close encounter with one of the 14 ethnic groups of Ecuador during your trip.  The Amazon Rainforest has inspired many.  Today I want to tell you a bit about

Read More »
maito

Maito: A dish not to be missed in the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest

Maito: A dish not to be missed in the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest Let me introduce you to one of the traditional, not to be missed dishes in the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest: maito. The Amazon basin contains the largest number of freshwater fish species in the world — more than 5,600 species to be exact. This is the reason to find

Read More »
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

Read More »
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

Read More »
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

Read More »
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

Read More »