Ecuador


My son and I had planned a trip to Yellowstone Park, but ultimately decided to take a trip that was like nothing we had expereince before. From Cotopaxi to the the Sacha Lodge, this trip exceeded our …

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Holiday Traditions Edited
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Jenny Johnston
Have you ever wondered what other cultures are doing while we are decorating cookies, hanging ornaments on trees, and writing to Santa?  Here are a few interesting holiday traditions in …
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Elizabeth Conway
Celebrate Earth Day -- Help us plant trees in Ecuador! Adventure Life is celebrating Earth Day by planting trees. You should join us! CLICK HERE to plant your tree. One entry = one tree. The …
View from the top of the basilica
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Elizabeth Conway
Views of the city from Quito's Basilica del Voto Nacional on an Ecuador tour We're not the only ones who think Quito is a great place to visit. National Geographic Traveler recognizes Quito, …
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Elizabeth Conway
Working together with International Galapagos Tour Operators Association (IGTOA), Adventure Life has helped raise tens of thousands of dollars for Galapagos conservation. Like other isolated island …
Camping at the base of Cotopaxi
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Elizabeth Conway
Trekkers take a moments to take in the view in the shadow of Ecuador's Cotopaxi Volcano Ecuador's paramo, a complex ecosystem of rolling alpine grassland, protects precious fresh water and endemic …
This landscape was stunning
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Elizabeth Conway
Airlines announce that starting Jan. 1, 2012 - all internal Ecuadorian flights - including those to the Galapagos - will have a fuel surcharge UPDATE Jan 9, 2012 - For both Aerogal and TAME …
Locals getting ready for the market
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Elizabeth Conway
Travelers looking for bargains should look towards Latin America. Like our Guatemala Classico trip 6-days for $795 Last week, the New York Times did a feature on ways to save on your next trip, …
Madidi River, enroute to Chalalan Lodge in Bolivia
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Elizabeth Conway
National Geographic Traveler's annual Stay List is out. For 2011, they focused on a region of the world we know a thing or two about -- South America. Three of Adventure Life's favorites are …
Old town teems with Colonial architecture, such as this plaza visited on an Ecuador tour
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Elizabeth Conway
Quito, Old Town Oh what a difference a day makes! I know it is tough to find a lot of accurate and updated information out there on just what is currently happening in Ecuador. I am happy to …