A Wild Night on Chimborazo

A Wild Night on Chimborazo

FROM: La Paz, Bolivia Sua and Mompiche, Ecuador I headed west from Quito to try out the Ecuadoran coast. My two stops were Sua and Mompiche, a pair of sleepy little beach towns in the Esmereldas canton. Sua is located about 10 km south of the popular tourist...
Shrunken Heads and Spit-Roasted Guinea Pigs

Shrunken Heads and Spit-Roasted Guinea Pigs

FROM: Sua, Ecuador Sometimes it’s easy to know you’re far from home. My time in Ecuador, which has so far included fantastic stops in Cuenca, Banos, and Quito, has offered several great opportunities. Cuenca Cuenca is a town of 350,000 located in the...