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Monday, July 29th, 2013

Casa Joaquin: Boutique Hotel in Quito’s Liveliest Neighborhood

  Originally built in 1930 as a family home in the newer (at that time) part of Quito just north of the Old Town Center, Casa Joaquin has loads of history and character. The family run, colonial-era inn has been completely renovated, very well-done and tasteful. The decor is stylish, but not at all over

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

Cruising the Galapagos Islands in major style!

Half a century ago, Aristotle Onassis graciously gave his yacht to Princess Grace and Prince Rainier of Monaco for their wedding present, which the royal couple used for a romantic honeymoon cruise through the Mediterranean. During the...

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

Ecuador’s Captivating Colonial Mountain Cities – Quito and Cuenca

A Two Part Series of Discovery (Stay-Tuned) My first visit to Ecuador was nearly eight years ago. My trip at that time focused on experiencing the magnificent Galapagos Islands on Ecuador’s Pacific Coast; the islands are truly an...

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

Galapagos and Machu Picchu for the Holidays!!!

Land & Cruise December 17 – 26, 2008, Including 4 Days Cruise! 10 Days / 9 NightsFrom $1914* Per Person TOUR INCLUDES: 2 Nights Dann Carlton Hotel, Quito 4-Day / 3-Night Cruise on board the M/V Santa...