When it comes to biodiversity, the Galapagos Islands are legendary.
Quito's colonial center is made for aimless wandering; you never know what you'll find around the next corner.
In country where basic safety standards are sci-fi, terrified residents of Ecuador's capital are freaking out about Cotopaxi's bad breath.
Persistent rumors of coup plots and simmering fears of violence turned Ecuador's typically drowsy capital Quito into the scene of a tense standoff on Thursday night.
Ecuador is overflowing with great hiking and climbing opportunities, but where to start?
After Ecuador's opposition staged a wave of protests over the weekend, President Rafael Correa struck back Monday, calling a massive rally of his own in central Quito.
Imbabura sets itself apart from Ecuador's other volcanoes with its low, blown out crater, complete with evocative, primordial-style rock formations.
Sincholagua gets onto so few hikers' hit lists that if you make it out to this far flung peak it means you're probably well on your way to becoming a veteran of the Ecuadorian wilderness.
The Ecuadorian village of Oyacachi is a brilliant example of community-managed tourism at its best.
Ecuador is a badass little country.