Quechua

Indigenous Peoples Quechua is the name of a people of the central Andes of South America and their languages. Recommended ListeningQuechua – Imagine that while growing up, your parents spoke to each other in a language you didn’t understand, using another language for you and your siblings. Gabina Funegra was exposed, in this way, to …

Guayaquil

Photo: Descubriendo el mundo Guayaquil is the largest city in Ecuador and is located on the banks of the Guayas River, which flows into the Gulf of Guayaquil on the Pacific Ocean. Google Maps TimeCurrent Time in Guayaquil FlickrGuayaquil [email protected]@[email protected]@Malecon2000Gye FacebookGuayaquil es mi DestinoBosque Cerro Blanco HolidaysOctober 9 Día Guayaquil Elsewhere on the WebGuayaquil City …

Ecuador Links

Ecuador flag Links related to Ecuador presented in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesEcuador Indigenous Protests Braved ‘War Zone’ to Win People’s Victory, But Anti-IMF Fight Not Over – NACLAEcuador Declares Force Majeure On All Oil Operations As Protests Escalatehttps://www.politicaexterior.com/latinoamerica-analisis/el-dilema-de-ecuador/@PolExthttps://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2019/10/08/americas/ecuador-government-protests-scli-intl/index.htmlEcuador protests: Hundreds held as president decries ‘criminalsEstado de excepción en Ecuador: por qué continúa el conflicto …

Ecuador

Ecuador is a compact nation with four distinct zones: Andes Mountains (with some of the most active volcanoes in the world), the Pacific Coast, Amazon forest, and the Galapagos Islands. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/NeFkD8F22GSpTU6e8 Questions What’s new in Ecuador? What would locals like visitors to know about Ecuador? Ecuador is bordered on the north by Colombia, the …

Wild Ecuador = Ecuador Silvestre

Photo Planeta.com launches this brand new guide to Wild Ecuador – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism, and conscious local responsible travel. HeadlinesUna reserva fronteriza, en gestación – El ComercioPerú y Ecuador establecerán primera Reserva de Biosfera binacional de Sudamérica (Peru and Ecuador establish first binational Biosphere Reserve …

Yasuni National Park

Photo: Ministerio Ambiente Ecuador Yasuni National Park (Spanish: Parque Nacional Yasuní) is in Ecuador with an area of 9,820 km2 between the Napo and Curaray rivers in Napo and Pastaza provinces in Amazonian Ecuador. The national park lies within the Napo moist forests ecoregion and is primarily rainforest. The park is about 250 kilometers from Quito and was …

Quito, Ecuador

Photo: City Park Ecuador – Quito is one of the few cities to experience four seasons almost every day of the year. Its high altitude and sunny disposition make it a spirited place to live and visit. Hashtags: #QuitoGrandeOtraVez According to the historian Juan Paz y Miño, Quito comes from the Indigenous word quitu, which …

Cotacachi Cayapas Ecological Reserve

Photo: Robert Lee, Cotacachi-Cayapas Reserve Spotlight on Ecuador’s Cotacachi Cayapas Ecological Reserve, which features 10 distinct ecological zones and covers more than 200,000 hectares. Headlines Cotacachi-Cayapas, tesoro natural en Imbabura Elsewhere on the Web TripAdvisor Embedded Tweets Cotacachi-Cayapas, tesoro natural en Imbabura https://t.co/vpBpVQ8Hnx — Enrique Cabanilla (@ecabanilla) January 15, 2020 Wikipedia Cotacachi Cayapas Ecological Reserve …

Loja, Ecuador

Photo: David A. Acosta, Loja Loja (Ciudad de la Inmaculada Concepción de Loja, City of the Immaculate Conception of Loja), is located in the Cuxibamba valley in southern Ecuador. The province of Loja shares borders with the provinces of Zamora-Chinchipe and El Oro, and with Perú in the south. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/9H5oLYcamSK1MVCR7 Cultural World Loja …

Bahia de Caráquez, Ecuador

Photo: Museum Updating our coverage of Bahia de Caráquez, Ecuador. Many thanks to Patricio Tamariz for providing much of the text on our wiki. History The bay of Bahia de Caráquez was first named by Francisco Pizarro in 1532 as Bahia de Caraque on his last voyage down the coast to finally reach and capture …