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  • The Ancient Jama-Coaque Culture

    The northern coast of Ecuador is renowned for its tranquil beaches and picturesque villages that are located along the coastline. In the Manabi Province is a town by the name of Jama, which ...

  • Discover the Beauty of Floreana Island

    It used to be known as Charles Island, named in honor of England’s Charles II, but Juan Jose Flores, who was Ecuador's first president, reclaimed the archipelago and the island was renamed to ...

  • Fernandina Island in the Galapagos

    At an age of approximately 700,000 years, Fernandina is considered to be the youngest of the spectacular Galapagos Islands of Ecuador. Named in honor of King Ferdinand of Spain, the sponsor of ...

  • Escape to Peaceful Peguche

    The peaceful village of Peguche is located just outside of Otavalo. There once was a time when the village was bustling with traffic and visitors, as a railway line used to run through the ...

  • A Visit to Guano in Ecuador

    Located an approximately twenty minutes drive outside of Riobamba, the small village of Guano is situated in the Chimborazo Province. Nestled in the valley, Guano is surrounded by picturesque ...

  • Important Historical Figure Pedro Vicente Maldonado

    Pedro Vicente Maldonado was born in the city of Riobamba on 24 November 1704, and was the son of parents who were both in high social standing, as well as being quite affluent. Don Pedro ...

  • Explore the Fascinating Chota Valley

    The Chota Valley stretches through three provinces within Ecuador, namely Esmeraldas, Imbabura and Carchi. There are numerous villages scattered throughout the Chota Valley, which are referred ...

  • Famous Ecuadorian Wrestler Hugo Saninovich

    Hugo Saninovich is a known commentator for WWE. But before teaming up with Marcelo Rodrigues and Carlos Cabrera to bring the wrestling action to the Spanish speaking audience, he was a ...

  • Cuarenta: Ecuador’s Popular Card Game

    Each country has a number of games and sports that are popular amongst the locals. When it comes to card games in Ecuador, Cuarenta is not only the favorite card game played, it is the ...

  • Trude Sojka Cultural House in Quito

    Trude Sojka was born in 1909 in the city of Berlin, Germany, to a Czech family, and was raised in Prague, where she married at the age of twenty-seven. She began to show her artwork, both ...