Category Archives: 06. South America

Ingapirca, (Ecuador)

“Kichwa: Inka Pirka (Inca wall)”, “The largest Inca ruins in Ecuador” Moving onto our last place we visited in our tour in Ecuador as a day trip from our base in Cuenca; Ingapirca. The largest and best preserved archaeological remains … Continue reading

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Cuenca, (Ecuador)

“Santa Ana de los Cuatro Ríos de Cuenca”, “The Athens of Ecuador” Cuenca, the most European city in Ecuador is like being transported 400 years back, to the colonial era, or feel as if you were in a city in Spain. … Continue reading

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Guayaquil, (Ecuador)

“The Pearl of the Pacific”, “Tribal Chief Guayas and his wife Quil” The largest city of Ecuador cannot be missed on anyone’s trip through this beautiful country. For us, our second base after its impressive capital, Quito; although not for a … Continue reading

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Ipiales, (Colombia)

“Ciudad de las nubes verdes: the city of the green clouds” Our first experience and welcome in Colombia, as exciting as it sounds to visit another country, even though this is just for a tiny place (for now). Nevertheless, after coming here, … Continue reading

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Quito, (Ecuador)

“Light of America”, “God’s Face”, “Ciudad de los Cielos: City of the Heavens” Our first big trip for 2017, back in Latin America onto a new country not been before, already number 84 in the list: Ecuador. A country long been in … Continue reading

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Easter Island, (Chile)

“Spanish: Isla de Pascua”, “Polynesian: Rapa Nui”, “The Most Isolated Island on Earth” Travelling to the most remote place I’ve ever been to from all the 70 countries I’ve visited so far up to date (April 2015), the decision of travelling … Continue reading

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Valparaiso, (Chile)

“Little San Francisco”, “The Jewel of the Pacific”, “Chile’s Cultural City” Getting to our second destination in Chile, although just as a day trip from Santiago, we visited what is many people describes as the most beautiful and picturesque city … Continue reading

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Los Andes and Portillo, (Chile)

“Where Chile and Argentina meet” Our next experience while in Chile brought us to visit the Andes, and this time, not from the distance but from the top in the middle of them! The highest point we went was at … Continue reading

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