Wonderful World: Discover Quito; Tom Sawyer; Dos Mundos

Welcome tourists! In this edition, we will talk about the capital of the South American country that is the main exporter of bananas in the world, besides being one of the smallest countries in the American continent. We are talking about San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador. Its formal foundation dates to 1534 …

Source: Wonderful World: Discover Quito – Dos Mundos Bilingual Newspaper

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Top-rated tourist attractions of Ecuador; Ricardo Minesotor; Foreign Policy

When in Ecuador, expect to find a range of lavish accommodations and adrenaline powered activities. Ideal for visiting all year round, here are top rated tourist attractions of Ecuador to explore:

Source: Top-rated tourist attractions of Ecuador – Foreign policy

Quito, Ecuador: Don’t Let Crime Ruin Your Time; Suzanne; Take To The Highway

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College Towns Around the World for Retirement; Jennifer Stevens; GoNOMAD

College towns around the world for an inexpensive retirement. These seven college towns like Bologna Italy, Cuenca Ecuador and more are where dollars go far…

Source: College Towns Around the World for Retirement – GoNOMAD Travel

Galapagos fauna under threat; AFP

UNESCO World Heritage Centre, Galapagos fauna under threat due to plastic microparticles.

Source: Galapagos fauna under threat

7 Best College Towns For Retirement; International Living

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A Giant Galapagos Tortoise Once Thought Extinct Reappears After a Century; Stefan Andrews; Vintage News

A giant tortoise species native to one of the Galapagos Islands and previously thought extinct, has reappeared after more than a century. The missing…

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Tortoise feared extinct found on remote Galapagos island; AP

A living member of species of tortoise not seen in more than 110 years and feared to be extinct has been found in a remote part of the Galapagos island of Fernandina.

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Best Hostels in Quito, Ecuador – Backpacker’s Guide; Dorothee Gomez; Hostelworld

How to find the best hostels in Quito? We’ve listed fifteen favourites, based on backpacker reviews. Check the photos and highlights and take your pick!

Source: Best Hostels in Quito, Ecuador – Backpacker’s Guide – Hostelworld

Galapagos Tourism Increased 14 Percent in 2018; Mia Taylor; Travel Pulse

Over the past three decades, tourism in the Galapagos Islands has grown at an annual rate of about 6.71 percent.

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