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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hacienda pinsaqui

A relaxing weekend at the elegant historic Hacienda Pinsaqui, Ecuador

A relaxing weekend at the elegant historic Hacienda Pinsaqui, Ecuador A few months ago, I had decided to explore a bit more in-depth the Northern part of my country and choosing Hacienda Pinsaqui, an hacienda with over 3 centuries of history, located only 90 minutes from Quito was perfect in order to accomplish this goal. Spending the night at this

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Ebook Must-see and Eat Ecuador and Its Galápagos Islands

Get insider´s tips to help you plan your memorable trip to Ecuador, all while supporting a good cause! To place an Ad for your company or work with us, send us an email to Whether you are wondering what to eat and see in this megadiverse country located in the Middle of the World, or want to learn more

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