Quito does a good job of teasing visitors with its stunning views of snow capped mountains in every direction. But between tackling the likes of Cotopaxi and Antisana, there are a few good day hikes within a stone throw of the capital to get acclimatised like Pasochoa.
While Australia’s right-wing government and corporate media team up to vilify Muslims, ordinary Australians are fighting back with #illridewithyou.
There’s just two things to know about the town of Mindo: there are butterflies and birds. That’s it.
A lawyer defending a Guantanamo Bay detainee says the full, still classified 6000 page report on CIA torture contains “acts of unspeakable horror.”
Even though children are suspected to be among the CIA's victims, torture may actually work – just not in the way you think it does.