Tag Archives: Ecuador

Into the Heart of the Amazon ~ How Long Will it Remain?

“One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, “What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?” ― Rachel Carson Leaving most of our luggage behind in Quito, Ecuador, … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Clouds ~ Bellavista Cloud Forest ~ Ecuador

 “In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.” ~ John Muir Leaving the main road and driving the winding one lane gravel track for twelve miles was an adventure in driving, but worth the effort. The … Continue reading

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Hacienda Cusin ~ Ecuador

“Flowers and plants are silent presences; they nourish every sense except the ear.”    ~  May Sarton While in Ecuador in 2006 and 2007, we traveled with friends who once lived in the country for four years and were returning to … Continue reading

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Expat Friends & Exploring Ecuador

A good companion shortens the longest road.  Turkish Proverb Our travel companions had lived in Ecuador for four years as expats before moving back to the US, where we first met them. Returning to Ecuador for a visit in 2006 … Continue reading

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