Tag: culture

Todo bien en Canoa, Ecuador!

As my journey took me from central Ecuador in Quito, to the very west at la costa, the humidity and heat kicked in as the landscape changed and the mountains disappeared. Banana  groves are suddenly everywhere. Ecuador’s northern coast from…

What to do in Banos, Ecuador?

Banos (Ban-ios) is a town of about 15 000 regular inhabitants; on the weekend that typically surges as the Ecuadorians pour in for their weekend getaway, not too mention the gringos (foreigners). Banos is 1800m above sea level and luscious…