Speed Tour of Guayaquil, Ecuador

Speed Tour of Guayaquil, Ecuador

Guayaquil, Ecuador was unique from most of my experiences. I had met several people from Guayaquil while I was in Atacames.  One of the girls that I met insisted on being my personal tour guide through the city.  I thought this would improve my experience, and in some ways it did.  Of course, in other… Continue Reading

Visiting Atacames Ecuador, A Much Needed Break

Visiting Atacames Ecuador, A Much Needed Break

Arriving in Atacames Ecuador After the week I’d had going through Quito, Santo Domingo de los Colorados, and Esmeraldas, arriving in Atacames Ecuador was a much needed breather.  Atacames is a peaceful beach town with friendly people that seem to outnumber the bars by about three. I arrived in Atacames after getting lost and confused… Continue Reading

Screwing Myself in Esmeraldas Ecuador

Screwing Myself in Esmeraldas Ecuador

If Ecuador was a giant craphole, Esmeraldas was the steamiest turd. Not that all of Ecuador was bad, but most of it wasn’t good.  I headed out of Santo Domingo de los Colorados on a bus heading to Esmeraldas.  This leg of the journey was planned to visit someone who had reached out to me… Continue Reading

Santo Domingo de los Colorados

Santo Domingo de los Colorados

How I ended up in Santo Domingo de los Colorados My first few days in Ecuador had been spent in Quito and I had a contact that I wanted to meet in Esmiraldas.  Rather than spending ten hours on the bus in one stint, I began looking or interesting stops along the way.  Santo Domingo… Continue Reading

On The Road In Ecuador

On The Road In Ecuador

Buenos días from Ecuador! I’m on the road right now and internet has been a little shabby, but I wanted to get something out there for this week to let you know how things are going. So far Ecuador has been one of my most interesting trips.  There are things I like and things I… Continue Reading