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Friday, December 23rd, 2011

Cuenca (Part 2)

Ecuador’s Captivating Colonial Mountain Cities (Part 2): My Ecuadorean adventure continues as I travel nine hours south of Quito to Cuenca. This charming colonial mountain city is located 8200 feet above sea level in a verdant valley nourished by four rivers with the majestic Andes as a backdrop. Cuenca, also known as Santa Ana del

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...

Thursday, November 1st, 2007

Antigua, Guatemala: Miss-this-is-business!

by Scharlene Fulmer Our shore excursion tour group visited the city of Antigua, Guatemala which sits at an elevation of 4500 feet, surrounded by rising volcanoes. We came face to face with one active volcano spewing a...