When I told people I was traveling to Ecuador one of the first things people asked me was, "Is it safe to travel to Ecuador?" I can say that we never had any issues at all and we never felt unsafe. These pictures were taken on a Sunday afternoon in Quito on Av. Rio Amazonas, which is in the...
When I was in Ecuador I saw so many things that I had never seen before. As we were leaving Los Banos I saw these people making taffy. I had never seen anyone handle it like that, especially on a sidewalk but there were several different people that were doing it and our taxi driver told us it was...

Things To Do In Banos

When I was in Ecuador I had heard that a fun thing to do in Banos was to go to the  hot springs. Going to Los Banos seemed like a great way to spend the day. I was with my twin (we call ourselves twins, I'll explain that later) and since neither of us wanted to drive the three...

Trucks In Ecuador

When I travel I like to take pictures of things that I don't normally see. When I was in Quito I kept seeing people sitting in the back of trucks. Seatbelts are mandatory in the USA, and I am sure there are people that don't wear them but you hardly ever see a bunch of people sitting in the...
When I'm traveling I love taking pictures of random things on the side of streets, and this interesting sight in Quito fit right in. Sometimes I'm amazed at what I'm seeing and sometimes I think, "Is that something I would normally see?" And in this case I have never seen luggage being sold from a cart on the side...