The “Años Viejos” contest will be held at the Amazonas Avenue on December 31

Preparations for the traditional “Años Viejos” contest of the Amazonas Avenue are in their final stages. The 11 groups and companies that will participate in this festival fine-tune the details to get the puppets ready for December 31. The “Años Viejos”...

More than 25 Christmas events and fairs in Quito

  Colorful lights, light bulbs, the breathtaking decorations in shopping malls, street vendors, the smell of incense, and a more stressful traffic on the streets tell us that the Christmas season is intensifying in the capital. From this week several events and fairs organized by...

The holiday, an opportunity for Manabi and Esmeraldas

Hoteliers and tourism service providers of Esmeraldas and Manabi await the arrival of visitors over the next five days, starting tomorrow. Both provinces were the most affected by the earthquake of April 16, which also undermined the touristic activity. In the eight coastal...

Guayaquil will receive 14 cruises during the 2016-2017 season

  The Insignia cruise arrived Thursday at the Seaport of Guayaquil with about 700 passengers. The foreigners arrived at 08:00 and then left on four buses to tour several tourist attractions of the city. The first place they visited was the Seminario Park, where they were amazed...

Salinas, home to the global gastronomy festival

Twenty chefs from different countries of America and Europe will participate on 16 and 17 September in the first international congress of gastronomy “Spondylus 2016,” to be held in the Salinas resort, in the province of Santa Elena. Chefs from Colombia, Venezuela,...

Whale watching in the Galapagos drives implementation of protocols

  Killer whales, sperm whales, humpback whales, among other cetacean species include the Galapagos Marine Reserve on their migratory routes. Fact that arouses greatest tourist and scientific interest in this whale sanctuary. This Saturday, the PNG published in their social...

Guayas creates a tourist guide to attract surfers

  The prefecture of the Guayas province presented a digital surf guide, with the idea of developing the potential of the province as a specialized destination. In the 89 pages of the guide, which can be downloaded at www.guayas.gob.ec/turismo 16 ideal points for surfing are...

Accommodation diversity of Ecuador highlights at the World Travel Awards

  Nature preservation, the classic colonial style without leaving behind technological advances were the features of businesses applied to tourism by Casa Gangotena, Masphi Lodge and Finch Bay Eco Hotel, for these reasons these hotels were awarded at the World Travel Awards...