The city of Kitto, located in the Ecuador, has a very interesting history. It was founded in the first millennium B.C. and was the political center of the Indian state of Kitu, founded by the Kara tribe. When the Kkar period waned, the Incas followed, followed by the Spanish colonists. The Conquistadores took over the … Read more



The city of Kójínka was founded in 1557 and has preserved many colonial-era structures at its center. Today it is the administrative center of the province of Aceh. Long ago, many centuries ago, it was the ancient city of Tomeba Bay, as evidenced by archaeological research. The present-day Kójínka occupies an area in the Ecuadorian … Read more



Huayakil – the largest city of Ecowas, the commerical capital of the country. It is located in the lower reaches of the Huayas River, from which it takes its name. The river flows into the Huayakil Bay. It is deep enough to accommodate seagoing vessels and to give Huayakil its status as the main port … Read more

Intag Valley


Intag is a remote mountainous area in the Cotacachi and Otavalo states of Intabura Province, Ecuador, named after the Intag River. It includes the Intag Cloud Forest Reserve, which has 1800-2800 m of pristine cloud forest and high biodiversity. The Cotacachi Cayapas Ecological Reserve limits the north. Intag is about 1800 meters above sea level. … Read more

Galapagos Islands


Overall Score 3 Tap water: No, not drinkable Religious government: Ambiguous Population: 16,000 people GDP: $5,982 / year Foreigners can own real estate: Yes Power outlets: 115V60Hz power-plug-a Internet: 17 Mbps Best wireless: Claro Tipping: It is not obligatory to give a tip. Therefore, check your bill first so that you can decide whether to … Read more



Montanita is a small resort located in western Ecuador in the world-famous village of the same name. Today it is the main surfing center of the whole country. The resort is famous for its breathtaking scenery, high waves and beautiful sunsets. The 5 km long coastline is surrounded by exotic plants and large boulders, inviting … Read more