Top Five Things To Do in Ecuador

Ecuador is home to many things including active volcanoes, cool animals, beautiful weather due to the equator location, planetariums and much more. Thanks to being the home of the center of the world, you’ll be able to experience warm weather, hot sun all topped off with a tropical breeze. Take…

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Destination Guide: National Park El Cajas, Ecuador

National Park El Cajas, Ecuador

Hello there, I’m Olga! I was born and raised in post-soviet Latvia and now I live in Ecuador as an expat. In my blog The Russian Abroad I write about my travel experiences around Ecuador and the whole world. Let me tell you about this one time I went to…

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Video: Backpack the Galapagos

This amazing video all about the Galapagos was made by awesome travelling duo Travel Bugs, who run a really cool You Tube channel with videos about all their adventures. Check it out for some brilliant wildlife footage and exciting underwater shots which have really got us thinking about a trip to…

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Learning Spanish in South America: Ecuador

A little bit of Spanish goes a very long way in South America – where in most countries almost no one speaks English, even in hotels and at tourist attractions. Fortunately, classes in South America tend to be much cheaper and more immersive than in the UK, so I’ve started this series…

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How to Budget for the Galapagos

Hi! I’m Andrea from the Andrea On Vacation travel blog. My sabbatical is over and am back to my 9 to 5 job but my passion is travel. Vacation days don’t go to waste in my world. Recently I travelled to the Galapagos Islands in Ecuador. Here is my experience about budgeting for…

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