Riding the Liberty Train

Ecuador is revitalizing its once-decrepit train system, and the results are astounding!

camino al boliche

Once, the train went all the way from near the Colombian border in the north to Guayaquil, but with the advent of roads, large sections of track fell into disuse. In recent years, however, Ecuador has been slowly repairing and maintaining key sections of track and railroad cars and opening them up for visitors. Several sections of track have been re-opened: the northernmost one runs from Ibarra to Salinas and is known as “Tren de la Libertad” or “Liberty Train.” … Continue Reading

Photo of the week – Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

Early this morning…
Ready to jump in the water to snorkel with sea lions!

Snorkeling in the Galapagos Islands

Snorkeling in the Galapagos Islands

Exploring the Galapagos Islands on board luxury catamarans.
Getting to remote places in the enchanted islands.

Enjoying every single day of the cruise!

Cormorant Luxury Catamaran