Mindo to the World

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We took a couple of other noteworthy excursions whilst in Ecuador to the towns of Mindo and Montecristi. Mindo is situated in the Ecuadorian cloud forest and, much like the Cuyabeno Reserve, is incredibly biodiverse. Whilst the town is small, … Continue reading

Museo Fundación Guayasamín

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We visited the Museo Fundación Guayasamín, situated in a leafy hilltop suburb of Quito, on the recommendation of Liz & Al. Until then, neither of us had heard of Oswaldo Guayasamín, who is widely agreed to be Ecuador’s greatest contemporary painter … Continue reading

Rumble in the Jungle

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No trip to South America would be complete without exploring the Amazon Rainforest, and Ecuador has more species of mammals and amphibians per square metre than any country on Earth. So, we signed up for a five day, four night … Continue reading

Middle Earth

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Ecuador is a minnow of a country compared with those bordering it. It’s capital, Quito, was our base for several trips to see what this diverse country had to offer. We were welcomed to Quito by our travel buddies, Liz and … Continue reading

A Slice of Lima

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Lima spends much of the year cloaked in a blanket of sea fog and cloud, and isn’t blessed with a huge number of tourist attractions. This said, Peru, and specifically Lima, is currently undergoing a culinary revolution. So we unraveled … Continue reading