Ecuador land tours – is it worth it?

Ecuador land tours are becoming more and more popular nowadays. In today’s everyone-for-themselves DIY culture, tourists have begun to take a new approach to traveling. Solo travel, especially [...]


Best ecuadorian amazon tour: How to combine the Wanderbus with the Amazon

You can’t come to Ecuador without visiting the Amazon rainforest. I know, I know, there’s too much to see and not enough time. But the reality is that 1.5 acres of rainforest are destroyed every [...]


Galapagos Tours for Backpackers: All You Need to Know

Ah, the much coveted Galapagos Islands. They’re on everyone’s bucket list, am I right? The Galapagos Islands represents a milestone in scientific discovery. It’s where Charles Darwin found his [...]


Playa Montañita: Ecuador’s surf and beach party town

A beachtown best known for its surf and nightlife, Montañita, Ecuador, is the destination for those of you that want to party, meet other travellers and bask in the equator’s rays. In the [...]


How to Get from Quito to Quilotoa?

One of the most stunning vistas you’ll come across in Ecuador will surely be from the edge of the Quilotoa Crater. Technically a caldera, this crater was formed nearly a thousand years ago [...]


The perfect 5 day itinerary for the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands are home to a unique ecosystem that hasn’t changed for thousands of years. Known as the birthplace of evolution for many thanks to its symbolic Darwin finches, swimming [...]


10 things you should know before visiting Galapagos

The Galapagos are definitely a must-see spot IN THE WORLD, not only in Ecuador. Here are 10 facts you need to know about the island before your visit. It’s hot in Galapagos No really, [...]


Why Montañita is one of our top destinations

You should visit Montañita if you are looking for the perfect beach location on the Ecuadorian coast. Montañita is a small village nestled on the Pacific coast of Ecuador, known for its beautiful [...]


5 amazing beaches in Ecuador (that are not Montañita)

The beaches in Ecuador are some of the most lovely in South America. Their year-round warm waters, great waves and snorkelling locations means there is something for everyone. Why explore other [...]