Ecuador, il secondo paese più piccolo del Sud America ma quello con la più grande bio diversità. Scegliamo questa meta in maniera quasi casuale. Dopo la spiritualità di molti viaggi in Asia, avevamo voglia di tornare in quel playground che e' l'America Latina. L'Ecuador era completamente sconosciuto, escludiamo Argentina, Bolivia e Cile perché e' inverno mentre in Centro America e' stagione di piogge. Ci rimangono Colombia, Peru e l'Ecuador appunto. Nei primi due qualcuno di
In our last trip to Ecuador we had an inspiring time in Cuyabeno National Reserve, an area part of the broad Amazon basin at the border with Colombia. Here we visited the jungle, by boat and on foot. What is most impressive by these tours were the incredible variety and diversity of species. We learnt how ants and some trees cooperate in order to protect each other by other species. We also learnt about a fungus whose spores penetrates in the body of ants and other insects, t
Can you visit the Caribbeans "on the road"?
Yes you can, we choose some of the Widnward islands to do this. Arriving in St George, Grenada, we made all the way up to Kingstown, in St Vincent, hopping from island to island with local boats. You don't need much preparation, just be ready to ask a lot locally when the ferries / cargo boats are departing and be there on time with a lot of patience. On the islands, especially the biggest island, the transportation system is pre