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7 Sep

Top Best Quito monuments to visit

Quito is one of the favorite destinations of Latin America, as it was considered World Heritage by UNESCO. What makes the capital of Ecuador so attractive for visitors? The city was built in the XVI Century, over the ruins of an Inca city. It represents an harmonic mix between History, nature and modernism. In fact, Quito has the best-preserved colonial downtown in Latin America, but beyond the Inca ruins, the city has an incalculable legacy of Baroque monuments combined with the traditional Ecuadorian origins. Top best Quito monuments to visit if you travel there VIRGEN DEL PANECILLO The sculpture...

5 Sep

5 incredible ruins to visit in Peru that aren’t Machu Picchu

When we think about Peru, we usually evoke images of the Inca Empire and their legacy, but we often ignore that Machu Picchu was not the only heritage that these communities left us. Everybody knows about Machu Picchu, the typical destination for travelers that visit Peru and go to Latin America to see valuable ancient ruins. Why is that possible that Peru is plenty of archeological ruins and most of the people don’t know about them? Also, let me tell you thatthere is a different way to visit Peru and enjoying Inca art, without crowds of people. Ruins to visit in Peru...

31 Ago

Reasons why you should travel to Otavalo

Otavalo is one of the cities with more native population in Ecuador. It combines the charm of an ecuadorian city with the beauty of the surroundings, such as the peaks of Imbabura, Peguche Waterfall, Cotacachi and Mojanda volcanoes. For visitors who love shopping, Otavalo has one of the oldest indigenous markets in Latin America, where tourists can buy crafts, textiles and other typical products of the zone, and even bartering still works there. Plaza de los Ponchos, a great square This square has the name of the poncho, a typical clothe of the indigenous...

29 Ago

The best beaches for relaxing in Galapagos

Are you ready to discover the most spectacular beaches in Galapagos Islands? Know the best beaches for relaxing in Galapagos. The ecuadorian Archipelago is one of the favourite tourists destinations. A big part of the visitors go there to observe and appreciate their natural wonders, the perfect scenario for relaxing and disconnecting. The Enchanted Islands are a paradise for those who look for breathtaking landscapes and crystal clear beaches, surrounded by spectacular exotic animals. Santa Cruz Island Tortuga Bay is a beautiful beach with white sand. It is called with this name due to the...

24 Ago

5 charming places to visit the ecuadorian Andes

For those travelers who look for enhance their travel experience, there are different options in Ecuador to relax and enjoy in marvelous sorroundings! Discover the ecuadorian Andes with a staff who offers an excellent service, charming hotels and comfortable tours. The Ecuadorian Andes mountain range contains volcanoes like Cotopaxi, the tallest active volcano and Chimborazo, whose peak is the farthest point from the Earth’s center. The Devil’s Nose Train Ride is also very popular and an essential place to enjoy this ‘avenue’. There are a lot of natural routes to combine a luxury experience with some activities like hiking, photography or birdwatching. If you love...

22 Ago

5 activities to do if you travel to Cuenca

If you are planning to travel to Galapagos Islands or other touristic destinations of Ecuador, we recommend you to dedicate at least one day of your itinerary to travel to Cuenca. Known as ‘the Athens of Ecuador’, Cuenca is a marvelous city with an amazing architecture, a lot of exotic experiences to enjoy and a fantastic weather. Heritage tourism The city of the 4 rivers has a lot of churches too, not just for praying, but also for travelers who love Art History and enjoy to merge between past and present. Cuenca is...

15 Ago

The best cuisine for foodies if you travel to Galapagos Islands

Galapagos Islands are well known as a relaxing destination, or to live an adventure while enjoying the incredible biodiversity that inspired Darwin’s theory of species. But let me tell you Galapagos Islands are also a great destination for foodies, with gourmet dishes and high-end restaurants for the most exquisite palates. If you are looking for a gastronomic experience, there are some interesting options that will delight you during the visit to the Enchanted Islands: the best cuisine for foodies. Lobster, a delicious dish with all the taste of the sea. The ecuadorians call it ‘langosta’, a delicacy...

10 Ago

The 3 Galapagos islands that you cannot ignore

Galapagos is The Paradise! An exotic place, unique among other travel destinations around the world. It belongs to the Ecuadorian archipelago composed by 13 islands and a great number of islets.  Today in this article we will focus on three spectacular islands to visit there. Don’t miss some of the best experiences of the Enchanted islands, for nature lovers, eco tourists or the kind of visitors who are looking for quiet holidays. Isabela Island Isabela Island, also called Albemarle, is the biggest one, as it represents the 60% of the surface...

8 Ago

5 tips to travel to Machu Picchu

When we think about Peru, we often evoke images of the Inca Empire and their legacy: Machu Picchu ruins. The so-called “Lost City of the Incas” is one of the favourite tourist destinations for people who travel to Latin America. In fact, it is one of the Seven Wonders of the World, according to a worldwide internet poll of 2007, and UNESCO declared Machu Picchu a World Heritage Site. “Few romances can ever surpass that of the granite citadel on top of the beetling precipices of Machu Picchu, the crown of Inca Land” Hiram Bingham Feeling...

4 Ago

Quito´s Fiesta de la Luz in August

In October 2016, Quito was surprised by the colors and lights that several artists designed and show on many historic buildings. It was the first time that the World Heritage City has this type of street spectacle; but, that was only the beginning of a tradition brought by the French city of Lyon. From this 2017, every August will be the month when the Quito´s Feast of Light (Fiesta de la Luz de Quito) will hit the streets of the historic district. From August 09 to 13, eight historic sites...

28 Jul

Lima, the best food city in Latin America

Lima is a destination of art, design, music and one of the richest and most prestigious gastronomy in the world. The Andean country’s cuisine reflects the rich tradition and cultural diversity of Peru, that includes indigenous ingredients and also the influence of european immigration. Discover this extraordinary city with a unique cuisine recognised in all the Planet! Peru has become a magnet for tourists: according to experts, peruvian cuisine is the ultimate attraction. However, it is not just a trend. In the last ranking of the magazine 'Restaurant', there are two...