On Friday, September 16th at 19h00 a TAME airline airplane (Embraer 190), flight no.148 from Loja to Quito, crashed into the far north safety extension region of the Quito International Airport of Mariscal Sucre. Aboard were 97 passengers and 6...―
AUGUST 11th, 2011 13h30 The Ecuadorian government has issued an “Orange Alert” for the southern Pacific Coastal region (where waves could reach between 2 to 4 meters – according to local news sources, and has just included the...―
The Ecuadorian National Aviation Authorities (DAC – Dirección General de Aviación Civil) temporarily suspends Air Cuenca operations due to technical problems that do not guarantee the safety and security of the passengers (according to an...―
As is quite often the case here in Ecuador, it is not uncommon to get wind of official changes in regulations after the fact. Much as is currently occurring with the ‘new’ national transit laws. This is also the case with recent ...―
For news, details and updates on the tsunami alert in effect for Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands … please go to live updating page http://www.sangay.com/ecuadorguide/galapagos-islands/tsunami-news-updates-for-ecuador-galapagos-islands/ ...―
This tradition dates hundreds of years ago; and it is almost impossible to know its exact origin. But without a doubt it is a result of the syncretism of indigenous rituals and traditions brought by the Spanish with the Catholic religion. Recipes...―
REUTERS/Carlos Campana After almost 6 months of relevate calm, Mount Tungurahua seems to be reawaking in the first days of 2010. 30 December 2009 – long-period earthquake followed by fumarolic activity with a steam plume reaching 300 metres above ...―
A recent Trip Advisor (tripadvisor.co.uk) message in the South America / Ecuador / forum [link to original comment] back ups our efforts and mandates … I just recently used SANGAY TOURS (Robin Slater) out of Quito.This firm has what it takes...―
Ecuador – for a relatively small Andean country – has a surprisingly wide variety of tourist attractions and activities … and all within a short travel of each other. In fact, you can say that Ecuador has 5 worlds …. Each ...―
As we quickly approach the National Census Day [Censo de Población y de Vivienda - link] here in Ecuador – November 28th 2010 – only partial information is currently available mixed with a great amount of suppositions and rumours....―
I love having raw quick things in the fridge for snacks. Want something sweet? It’s ...
The time is upon us to be tan and fit. I love this time of year. The best way to get ...
Crock pot cooking is perfect for anyone on the go go go! Well here is a great dinner that ...