After a decades-long recovery program, giant tortoises return to a Galápagos island; Florida youths’ climate court case was dismissed, but they will appeal.
The World Wide Fund for Nature on Wednesday expressed concern over the possibility that airports on Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands could be authorized to receive direct international flights, saying such a move would pose a serious risk to that archipelago’s fragile ecosystems. WWF Ecuador’s statement referred to an announcement Tuesday concerning one of Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno’s line-item vetoes of a Covid-19 humanitarian support bill.
An itinerary through Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands from Jordan Harvey, a member of Travel + Leisure’s A-List, a collection of the top travel advisors in the world.
A Galapagos itinerary from Jordan Harvey, a member of Travel + Leisure’s A-List, a collection of the top travel advisors in the world.
With as many activities available as islets to explore, the Galapagos Islands offer a trip you won’t forget anytime soon. Renowned diving sites, brilliant hiking, utterly unique flora and fauna and scenic bays offer just a few reasons for you to spend a week or two chartering through the islands, with onshore fine dining offering you the opportunity to mingle with locals and other adventurous souls – the Galapagos really has it all.
Our Ecuador Conference returns in 2020. Find out why Ecuador is becoming one of the most popular expat countries in the Americas.
The Galapagos Islands are the home to incredible wildlife, tropical beaches, green highlands, and tons of attractions. It does not come as a surprise that these UNESCO World Heritage Site destinations have continued to welcome innumerable tourists, scientists, birdwatchers and wildlife lovers every day of the year.
Planning a trip to the Galapagos Islands? Read on to find out when to visit, where to stay, what to do, and much more to ace your vacation.
Ecuador’s capital blends its colonialist history with modern flourishes.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Ecuadorian capital offers rich history and a budding food scene, pretty parks and plazas, and a mother lode of history and culture.
From neo-gothic architecture to aristinal ice cream, there are tons of reasons to take a four-day Quito vacation in Ecuador.
It’s no wonder then that over 5,000 expats call Cuenca home. And while many of them are happy to fully embrace their overseas retirement, plenty more are taking the opportunity to explore their entrepreneurial side.
The Galápagos Islands promote sustainable tourism by sourcing local guides, managing species’ populations, and limiting tourists.
Welcome tourists! In this edition, Tom Sawyer 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. Tom Sawyer is talking about San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador. Its formal foundation dates to 1534 and it has a population of 2.7 million people while its metropolitan area exceeds 3 million people.
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