Mindo is a beautiful quaint town situated in the cloud forest in northern Ecuador. Best known for its birds, butterflies, and natural beauty, Mindo is perfect for any traveler looking to get away. Bonus: theRead More
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Mindo, Ecuador – Put it on your travel bucket list now.
March 10, 2017 Travel Ecuador birds, butterfly, chocolate, coffee, Ecuador, hike, hiking, mariposario, mariposas, mindo, photography, travel ecuador, travel south america, viajar, what to do, where to eat, where to go
Why do Ecuadorians drink instant coffee?
If you walk into a Cuencana grandmother’s kitchen, you’ll likely be presented with one of two options: instant coffee or cafe pasado. Cafe pasado is coffee prepared using the region’s traditional technique: a long coffeeRead More
Shopping for Handicrafts in Cuenca, Ecuador
Where to Go and What to Buy in and around Cuenca, Ecuador Finding the right souvenir for you or your loved ones is harder than you might imagine in Cuenca. In a land full ofRead More
The Best Cafes in Cuenca, Ecuador
When I got to Cuenca, one of the first things I sought was a coffee shop. Of course, I was looking to satisfy my love (a.k.a. need, obsession) for coffee, but really I was lookingRead More