Ecuador

Captivating Cuenca

Cuenca was our first overnight stop in Ecuador after spending a month in Peru, and we could already tell on arrival that Ecuador was going to be a whole new ballgame.

Quito Old Town

Quito Old Town

Arriving in Quito was the culmination of a six week journey beginning in Lima and covering some 2,000 miles. We based ourselves in Quito Old Town and were very pleased we did.

Quilotoa Village Ecuador

Quilotoa Village

Hiking the rim around the 12,800-foot high Quilotoa “crater lake” was high on our list of must-do adventures in Ecuador, but we soon discovered that half the adventure was simply getting there.