How to have the Best Holiday in Quito: A Guide for Planning your Trip

We just had the most amazing five days in Quito, Ecuador – a city that isn’t always on the top of everyone’s holiday list provided us with a great time with everything from mountains, to the charm of the historic center, to chilling by the pool with a craft beer. Whether you are strictly coming…

What to Do in Banos – A Guide for any Adrenaline Junkie

What to do in Banos? This guide to Baños, Ecuador will have you adding it to your bucketlist in no time. Banos is a beautiful town situated in a valley at the base of an active volcano in Ecuador. Located conveniently in the middle of Ecuador, it doesn't matter which way you're heading, Baños is easily reached.…

Poor Mans Galapagos – Blue Footed Boobies, Humpback Whales, Frigit Birds, and more

Once we had decided it would be far too expensive to visit the Gallapagos Islands on a trip as long as ours, we made a pact to see and do as much as the islands have to offer without actually going there. We started in Lima swimming with the sea lions, then we swam with turtles in…