UPDATE 04/11/2016: Thanks to Leany melly who let me know in the comments below that there is now a bus that takes you from Baños to Cuenca without requiring a bus change! Here's the info from the original comment: "It leaves at 8:45am from the bus terminal in banos (not sure on return journey- . . .
http://youtu.be/vRXmLhRPOBE The Quilotoa Loop is one of Ecuador's biggest attractions in the region near Quito. Quilotoa is the most Western volcano in the Ecuadorian Andes. Today, everyone heads there to see the emerald crater lake—the laguna. The loop is a circuit that many travellers choose to . . .
Budgeting is tough for me. I like to be cheap, but actually keeping track of expenses and taking note of numbers is tedious. But, when you are travelling on savings, it's kind of necessary in order to keep you going for as long as possible. Luckily, the internet brings opportunity—opportunity for . . .
It's now been a week since I arrived in Ecuador. Though I'm still dipping my toes into the culture here (culinary and otherwise), I can already tell that life as a vegan or vegetarian here is tough. Or, at least, it can be. On the surface, it shouldn't be that hard. I mean, we're in a country . . .
The trick to learning any language is to find a way to immerse yourself in it--really consuming as much as you can all the time. That means that, rather than designating an hour here and there for study, you should be trying to incorporate the language into your everyday life and hobbies. If . . .