Hola to everyone at home, This is sadly my last blog from Ecuador as today I am making my way back home on a 26 hour journey, currently finding myself waiting in Jorge Chavez airport, Lima, enduring a 9 hour wait. Our last week in Ecuador has been very relaxing and has given us an… Read More


Sadly I write my penultimate blog today in the port of San Cristobal after returning from a spectacular two days on the islands of Isabella and Santa Cruz. Unfortunately we are also all coming to the end of our travels, but It´s not all sad for us, tomorrow we will be flying back to Guayaquil… Read More


Greetings from the Galapagos, Our first week in the Galapagos has afforded us all sights of wildlife, scenery and experiences that most of us would never have thought would be possible, and this has only been during the weekends. The weekdays have been dedicated to volunteering around the Hacienda Tranquila, our work has taken us… Read More


Hola from the Galapagos, This week we have been travelling around Ecuador visiting the cloud forest of Mindo, going back to Quito and finally arriving in San Cristobal on the Galapagos Islands. After finishing our stay and volunteer work with the Morales family in Chilcapamba , we decided to visit the surrounding areas of interest… Read More


Hola from Ecuador, After last weeks shopping trip and celebrations in Otavolo for Katie´s birthday we headed out on Sunday to the independence parade in the nearby town of Cotacachi . The parade itself featured local people from the surrounding area, including marching bands, school children, armed forces and of course, us. Although the day… Read More


Hola, welcome to Ecuador, The best trip I´ve done so far ! Arriving into Quito on Monday it has been a non stop experience from day one. From the moment I boarded the plane and was forced Spanish lessons by the two women sat next to me, I realised this was going to be a… Read More


Hi there, I’m Will, in a few weeks’ time I’ll be travelling to Quito, the capital city of Ecuador, and from there on to Otavolo, a small market town in the Andes, followed by the Galapagos Islands, West of Ecuador. I’ll be travelling with around 14 other people, which has all been organised through The… Read More