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Visit Cotopaxi  active Volcano
August 18, 20180
Visit Cotopaxi active Volcano
Cotopaxi Volcano and National Park, a place to visit in Ecuador due to its unique ecosystem called "Paramo". Cotopaxi Volcano is the highest active volcano and the second higest volcano of Ecuador, Cold in the outside fire in the inside!
Swing into Baños Ecuador
August 16, 20180
Swing into Baños Ecuador
Swing at the end of the world, this famous Ecuador tourist attraction is located in one of the main touristic places of Ecuador, in the cozy small town of Baños
All about Baños and Baños Tours
August 3, 20180
All about Baños and Baños Tours
Baños de Agua Santa, is the melting pot of Ecuadors Adventure sports, due to its green mountain surroundings, and deep canyons, making perfect natural settings and attractions as, waterfalls, and rivers perfect for several adventure sports as rafting, canyoning, ziplines, swings, hikes, bicycle rides, motorcycle rentals, and much more.
Quilotoa a Mesmerizing Crater Lake
July 29, 20180
Quilotoa a Mesmerizing Crater Lake
The adventure to one of the must see places in Ecuador, the Quilotoa tour from Quito starts on the Panamerican highway, Quiltoa crater and lake is located south West of Quito  in the province of Cotopaxi. Considered one of the ten most beautiful lakes around the world.Quilotoa Lake, is the volcano located furthermost  west  of the Ecuadorian Andean range
Quito Airport transportation services availability and Airport Transfer Booking Updated
July 8, 20180
Quito Airport transportation services availability and Airport Transfer Booking Updated
Quito Airport offers several transportation options, meet and greet airport transfers to your accomodation, that can be booked online, as well as buses, shuttle buses, yellow cabs, and additional services as, pharmacies, restaurants, money exchange, gift shops and many other information avaible from a to z in this updated article
Ecuador an orchids paradise
June 27, 20180
Ecuador an orchids paradise
Vienna, Austria’s capital, lies in the country’s east on the Danube River. Its artistic and intellectual legacy was shaped by residents including Mozart, Beethoven and Sigmund Freud. The city is also known for its Imperial palaces, including Schönbrunn, the Habsburgs’ summer residence. In the MuseumsQuartier district, historic and contemporary buildings display works by Egon Schiele, Gustav Klimt and other artists.
Mindo an irresistible Cloud Forest
June 22, 20180
Mindo an irresistible Cloud Forest
The cozy small village of Mindo and its surrounding area, were named in 1997 as the first Important Bird Area in the Americas (first IBA) for its exceptional fauna, botanical abundance unique in species, and flora, considered vital for an ecological and responsable tourism development.
Ecuador a Top Green Destination
June 1, 20180
Ecuador a Top Green Destination
Ecuador has been reconized for six years in a row as absolute winner as Leading green destination in the world at the twenty fifth world travel awards edition, competing, with countries as Brazil, Belice, Costa Rica, Kenia, Fiji, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, Seycheles and Norway. The country is located among the 17 megadiverse countries on the planet with just 283,561 km2. Are you ready to enter a green paradise?
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Possibly one of the most important and beautiful natural attractions in the Cotopaxi Province of Ecuador. The Quilotoa crater lake is one of the most impressive natural wonders of this Province. A marvelous view to the lake from the lookout point located at the top of its rim will make you go WOW. This fantastic seven color turquoise toned lake is considered to be, one of the 13 most beautiful lakes around the globe. Not only the lake has an special beauty but also its local indigenous people and its surroundings makes this, an special place.

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The Mindo cloud forest is the pearl of a transition ecosystem where birds, plants and trees have manage to live in a simbiotic state. Cloud forests are one of the rarests ecosystems, and they are among the most endangered. This beautiful forest are defined by their nearly constant inmersion in a layer of clouds. Creating a unique cool wet climate for plants and animals living there. Cloud forests are known for their high biodiversity, an incredible number of plants and animals living in this ambience and many of them are current nowhere in the planet. Their plants grow in every inch of available space, and just as many animals out there trying to eat them.

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Vamos a pedalear a Nono, es un tour todo incluido, donde recorreremos desde el maravilloso pueblo de Nono y esta parroquia ubicada al nor oeste de Quito, pasando por parroquias rurales y poblaciones las afueras de Quito, Tandayapa, Nanegalito y Nanegal hasta llegar a la maravillosa cascada de la Piragua, ideal para refrescarnos y tomarnos, fotos memorables después de la pedaleada. Adicionalmente, aquí disfrutaremos de un comida de la zona. En este recorrido podrás disfrutar de Naturaleza, Aire Puro y maravillosos paisajes de la serranía ecuatoriana y del ecosistema que encontramos en esta zona denominado "Bosque Nublado". Un maravilloso recorrido familiar, solo o con amigos, el cuan no te puedes perder.

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Baños elevation is more or less at 1800m (5904ft) and its located on the province with the same name as the volcano “Tungurahua” the town of Baños is located right underneath the North Estern side of the Tungurahua volcano and to the East of Ambato, which is the capital city of the Tungurahua province In Baños indigenous traditions and modern customs of American and foreign visitors are mixed. The tourist city of Baños is located in a valley with waterfalls and hot springs next to the Tungurahua volcano with a height of 5,016 meters.

Along the Atlantic, the Beira Litoral lures surfers and sunseekers with scores of sandy beaches. Here, the sophisticated university city of Coimbra and the brash casino-party town of Figueira da Foz arm-wrestle for visitors’ attention. Move inland to the Beira Alta highlands and the mood shifts entirely. Stoic stone villages cling to the slopes of Portugal’s highest mountains – the Serra da Estrela – and cast their gaze down at the fertile wine country of the Dão valley.

Garden islands and lagoon aquaculture yield speciality produce and seafood you won’t find elsewhere – all highlighted in inventive Venetian cuisine, with tantalising traces of ancient spice routes. The city knows how to put on a royal spread, as France’s King Henry III once found out when faced with 1200 dishes and 200 bonbons.

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Cotopaxi volcano is one of the most iconic and photographed volcanoes in South America, its the second highes active volcano. The meaning of Cotopaxi is the combination of two words Coto means neck and Paxi means moon in the Quichua (inca language), therefore, the translation would be “Neck of the Moon”.  On a clear summer night, the moon seems to be seating on top of the crater, and looks like a human head and the snow looks like a neck and a poncho this is the reason why it is called, "Neck of the moon".

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In love with nature

Cotopaxi volcano is one of the closest Volcanoes to the Capital city of Ecuador, Quito.  On a clear day is a masterpiece, when stared at it, Cotopaxi reverts peace and beauty for people who have the luck to observe it. A masterpiece that can be seen from many places along the south Panamerican highway, from airplanes approximating to Quito Airport, and several neighborhoods of Quito, no matter from where you see this volcano each spot awards you with a unique and different view that always amazes with its beauty.

Cotopaxi volcano tour
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Wake me up when september ends.

Peaceful and cold on the outside, active and fiery on the inside. These, are the two sides of the same natural wonder, the Cotopaxi Volcano. After more than a century without activity, this massive volcano located in Ecuador woke up once again in August 2015, reminding us that everything is in constant transformation in nature. Geography does not cease to change and amaze us with its majesty and grandeur, where volcanoes as the Cotopaxi occupy a prominent place as a result of a long history of volcanic activity.

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Smile you are being filmed

Cotopaxi is one of the most monitored volcanoes in Ecuador. A good portion of the available  equipment for monitoring is dedicated to it. In fact, the first permanent seismic station dedicated to monitoring a volcano in South America was installed in the Cotopaxi Volcano, in 1976. Since then, the monitoring network of this volcano has grown steadily to the current configuration, which ensures adequate surveillance of this dangerous volcano.

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Ecosystems of the Cotopaxi National Park

Páramo:

The Páramo is the ecosystem of the regions above the continuous forest line, yet below the permanent snowline. It is considered a high mountain biome with vegetation composed mainly of, shrubs and low grasses, pampa grasses, dwarflike forest.

Then the Paramo in the Cotopaxi National Park  region is divided into four sub ecosystems, for a better understanding of this ecosystem it is compared to an alpine tundra.

Subparamo: 3400m-3900m

Paramo: 3900m-4400m

Superparamo: 4400m-4900m

Gelido: 4900m-5897m

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