Ecuador

Banos de Agua Santa

October 12, 2021
Banos de Agua Santa, Tungurahua, Ecuador
photos, Absorb Culture, Churches
Banos de Agua Santa
The town of Banos de Agua Santa is named for the natural hot springs found within the valley. The waters are heated from the nearby active volcano, Tungurahua.

Mountain Clouds

October 11, 2021
Banos de Agua Santa, Tungurahua, Ecuador
photos, Experience More, Mountains
Mountain Clouds
The view of the clouds rolling over the top of the mountains surrounding Banos is such a beautiful sight.

Rallador

October 07, 2021
Parque Etnobanico Omaere, Puyo, Pastaza, Ecuador
photos, Discover Nature, Plants
Rallador
When visiting Puyo, be sure to check out Parque Etnobanico Omaere where you will be rewarded with a trek through the jungle to explore local flora used in traditional medicines among the various people groups of the Amazon.

Puyo

October 07, 2021
Puyo, Pastaza, Ecuador
photos, Absorb Culture, Landmarks
Puyo
Puyo is known as the gateway to the Ecuadorian Amazon as the town is located just past the mountains on the edge of the rainforest. The name of the town comes from the Kichwa word for cloudy, which describes the typical climate in the region.

Pailon del Diablo

October 05, 2021
Pailon del Diablo, Rio Verde, Tungurahua, Ecuador
photos, Discover Nature, Waterfalls
Pailon del Diablo
The main attraction for a visit to Banos de Agua Santa is an excursion to witness the awe of this incredible 265 feet (80 meters) waterfall.

Manto de la Novia

October 05, 2021
Tungurahua, Ecuador
photos, Discover Nature, Waterfalls
Manto de la Novia
As the Chinchin River descends over the edge of the cliff, the waterfall created appears in such a whiteness which resembles the veil of a wedding dress.