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Ecuador is one of the most diverse countries in the world. The country spans the volcanoes and the high, snowy peaks in the Andes Mountains to the hot, equatorial Galapagos Islands. The country is an ecotourism paradise, and wildlife viewing and bird watching are popular activities. The country has a long and rich history that makes it a very interesting place to visit.

Obviously, Ecuador is best known for the Galapagos Islands, a string of islands made famous by Charles Darwin for their unique wildlife. The best way to see the Galapagos Islands is on a small-boat cruise where you can see the animals above and below the water’s surface. But back on the mainland, there are lots of interesting experiences: from horseback riding among the volcanoes of the Andes Mountains to the churches and culture of Quito. But one of the best things about the country is the Ecuadorean food! It’s a country that creeps in your heart and soul. Here are some of our best Ecuador articles.

Choosing the Best Galapagos Itinerary

Punta Vicente Roca on Isabela Island in the Galapagos, Ecuador.

For many travelers, including us, the Galapagos Islands are a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Here, naturalists have been observing curious animals for nearly two centuries. It was here that Charles Darwin proved evolution. And it is here that visitors travel to experience one of the world’s most remote and remarkable destinations. Yet every visitor to these enchanted

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