Entries tagged: Ecuador

Galapagos by Land & Sea

Galapagos by Land & Sea

Galapagos Island Hopping is one of the best ways to experience the fabled archipelago off the coast of Ecuador. Bookended by Quito’s colonial quarter and authentic hacienda activities on Ecuador’s southern coast, this Galapagos Island Hopping adventure is perfect for those looking for an altogether different journey to South America.

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Galapagos Island Hopping - Ecuador Explorer

Galapagos Island Hopping – Ecuador Explorer

Galapagos Island Hopping is one of the best ways to experience the fabled archipelago off the coast of Ecuador. Bookended by Quito’s colonial quarter and authentic hacienda activities on Ecuador’s southern coast, this Galapagos Island Hopping adventure is perfect for those looking for an altogether different journey to South America.

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Long Layover in Panama - Stopover Panama

Long Layover in Panama – Stopover Panama

When you think of long layovers, it’s likely you first think of popular travel hubs like London, Amsterdam, Paris, and Dubai. Even Iceland has become an exciting layover hot spot en route to and from Europe. But what about travelers heading south? Outside of Lima and Santiago, there hasn’t been an easy layover destination with bucket list appeal. COPA Airlines is hoping to change that with their recent announcement of their “Stopover Panama” campaign.

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Galapagos Getaway

Galapagos Getaway

Enjoy a fabulous 10-night journey through Quito and the Galapagos Islands, a perfect itinerary for those looking for a fully immersive and luxurious Galapagos getaway. A weeklong Galapagos cruise is one of the most conservation-friendly ways to explore the archipelago. Additionally, it promises exposure to the full gamut of the destination’s unparalleled wildlife and landscapes.

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Where to Go in Latin America in 2020

Where to Go in Latin America in 2020

In 2020 Latin America will see several new hotel openings in the most remote parts of the land. Intrepid travelers can explore exciting locales and find fresh experiences. Here’s where to go in Latin America in 2020.

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Where To Go in Latin America 2019

Where To Go in Latin America 2019

Latin America is jam packed with sizzling cities, secluded coastlines, serene mountains, and steamy rainforests. It’s hard to pick just a handful of countries that should be on your 2019 travel bucket list. These are the places we think you should make a top priority before the crowds come rushing in.

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Hacienda Zuleta, Ecuador: At Home in the Colonial Hacienda

Hacienda Zuleta, Ecuador: At Home in the Colonial Hacienda

Hacienda Zuleta, Ecuador is one of Ker & Downey’s favorite Ecuadorian destinations. The authentic working farm provides an authentic glimpse into the day-to-day happenings of a colonial hacienda. Just beyond the famed market town of Otavalo is the gateway to the Andean Highlands of Ecuador, home of the longest mountain chain in the world. This region is a vast tapestry of untamed volcanoes, misty cloud forests, and some of the Earth’s most impressive peaks and nestled within their grandeur lies the unassuming 17th-century allure of Hacienda Zuleta, Ecuador. This 4,000-acre working farm is one of Ker & Downey’s favorite Ecuadorian […]

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