Videos tagged with "ecuador 2011"
Chimborazo Summit Climb - Ecuador 2011 - RE-UPLOAD [04:40]
I don't own the rights to the audio track to this video....but it so awesome, that I had to add it to my video...so please don't silence the track :) Believe me, my video will result in more sales for the Orginal Composer! Hundreds have emailed me, requesting an re upload :) The inactive stratovolcano Chimborazo is Ecuador's highest summit. Its summit is generally regarded as the spot on the surface farthest from the centre of the Earth, at a distance of 6384.4 kilometres (3967.1 mi). Until the beginning of the nineteenth century it was thought that Chimborazo was the highest mountain on Earth (measured from sea level), and such reputation led to many attempts on its summit during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. In 1802 during his expedition to South America, Baron Alexander von Humboldt, accompanied by Aimé Bonpland and the Ecuadorian Carlos Montúfar attempted to reach the summit. From his description of the mountain it seems that before he and his companions had to return suffering from altitude sickness they reached a point at 5875 m, higher than previously attained by any European in recorded history.[note 5] In 1831 Jean Baptiste Boussingault and Colonel Hall reached a new "highest point", computed to be 6006 m. In 1880 Chimborazo's summit was first climbed by Edward Whymper and the brothers Louis and Jean-Antoine Carrel. If the summit is measured from the center of the Earth its altitude is higher than Mount Everest. For this same reason, the ...
New Year's Salinas, Ecuador 2011 [05:48]
This was New Year's in Salinas, Ecuador. A huge pile of año viejos are gathered and burned on the beach sand for a symbolic fresh start for 2012. Champagne is enjoyed during the chaos.
Tags: New, Year, Champagne, Burn, Año, Viejos, Ecuador, Salinas, Latino, Culture, Tradition, Booze, 1st, Person, Gonzo
Diabulus in Musica ~ Quito Ecuador 2011 [04:29]
Diabulus in Música (cuntys) Último conicerto de Jose Andrea en Ecuador Casa de la Cultura. DR
Tags: Cuntys, Ecuador, Quito, Casa de la cultura, Mago de Oz, mdo, Ron, Ronaldo Jordy Kevin Zeecarlos, diabulus, in, musica