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TRAVEL ADVENTURES IN ECUADOR, GALAPAGOS & SOUTH AMERICA

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January 12, 2021
Craft Beer in Ecuador-The Quito Chronicles

Ecuador Beer – The Craft Beer Revolution

The Story of Craft Beer in Ecuador The sudsy story of craft beer in Ecuador and Quito is a tall tale with lot of characters and […]
October 27, 2020

Hacienda Cusin: Centuries of history at Otavalo, Ecuador

Far away from the comings and goings of high-end hotels and their nods toward accommodating families, Hacienda Cusin, a traditional Spanish hacienda.
October 26, 2020
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New Years in Ecuador – How to celebrate with the locals!

Ecuadorians have a thing about New Years-it’s a big deal! Set apart from the celebrations in Times Square.
October 22, 2020

How To Plan The Perfect Ecuador Vacation

A custom-made tour to Ecuador through Happy Gringo Travel gives you the flexibility and freedom to explore the country at your own pace.
September 2, 2020

Is Ecuador Safe For Travelers?

September 2, 2020

El Altar Ecuador Trek – An Adventure High In The Andes

August 14, 2020
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Whitetip Reef Shark – Galapagos Islands

The Whitetip Reef Shark is the most common shark species found at the Galapagos Islands. If you ever wanted to snorkel with sharks, then these small
August 13, 2020

Andean Condors in Ecuador: Everything You Need to Know

Before the arrival of the Spaniards, settled cultures in what is now known as Ecuador were guided by deities. The Incas believed condors were the messengers of the gods. Sociologist Dimitri Peñasco says the condor is believed to lead the dead
July 25, 2020

Chimborazo Ecuador: The tallest mountain in the world?

Ecuador really does boast the highest peak in the world, when measured as it should be — from the Earth's core. Those who wish to stand on the planet's closest point to outer space must come to the Andes in South America, close to the Equator line.
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