Situated in a protected valley at 2.800 mt (9300 ft) and embraced by soaring mountains and active volcanos, Quito is a spectacular city that will make you fall in love …
A practical guide on things to do in Quito, and the surrounding area, how to get around, what are the best restaurants and hotels and other useful tips.
Secret Garden Cotopaxi Hostel is a great base from which to take tours to Cotopaxi and other hikes. In this post, I will talk about my experience and I will also explain the multiple ways you can get to Cotopaxi volcano and other activities you can do from the hostel.
Otavalo is mainly famous for its Saturday Market, the biggest in South America, but there are many more reasons to visit this busy little town. I have spent 6 days here visiting its spectacular surroundings, lakes, waterfalls, mountains. If you love nature this is your place, and here I will tell you how to make the most of it.
In this short post, I will tell you why you should visit Cuicocha Lake and how to get there, what to bring and other tips to make the most of your hike.