Outnumbered By Diversity in Ecuador

In June, Sheridan Samano represented Reefs to Rockies during AdventureWeek Ecuador along with other representatives from a select group of travel companies and media. This 10-day educational trip sponsored by…

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JetBlue Connects Fort Lauderdale, FL and Quito, Ecuador

JetBlue Airways recently announced daily flight service between Fort Lauderdale, Florida (FLL) and Quito, Ecuador (UIO). Service is scheduled to begin on February 25, 2016. Flights will depart FLL at…

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Ecuador – Hummingbird Paradise

Although Ecuador only covers 0.2% of the world’s surface, it ranks as the country with the largest biodiversity per kilometer in the world. About the size of Colorado, Ecuador is…

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Chasing Rapids – Upper Napo River, Ecuador

We just returned from Adventure Week Ecuador. AWEcuador (#AWEcuador) was a 10-day event powered by the Adventure Travel Trade Association and designed for a select group of travel writers and…

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Just Announced – Orchid Discovery in Ecuador (2016)

We are pleased to announce our newest scheduled group departure for 2016 -- Orchid Discovery in Ecuador offered in collaboration with Denver Botanic Gardens. There are more than 4,000 documented…

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Earthquake Near Quito Causes Damage to Pan-American Highway

On August 12th, 2014, a 5.1-magnitude earthquake shook Ecuador’s capital city and surrounding areas. The earthquake caused damage to slopes along the Pan-American Highway and the government has decided to…

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Top 5 Places To See Humpback Whales Along the Pacific Coast

Humpback whales, an acrobatic species well known for displays that include breaching, tail slapping, side rolling, and spy hopping, occur in all oceans. These activities and their widespread occurrence make…

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5 Things You Might Not Know About Ecuador

1. It feels like spring 12 months out of the year in Ecuador. Because Ecuador is situated along the equator (where the country's name is derived), in many areas, it…

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