• Ecuador - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecuador Ecuador (/ ˈ ɛ k w ə d ɔːr / EK-wə-dor; Spanish pronunciation: [ekwaˈðoɾ] (); Quechua: Ikwayur; Shuar: Ecuador or Ekuatur.), officially the Republic of Ecuador (Spanish: República del Ecuador, which literally translates as "Republic of the Equator"; Quechua: Ikwadur Ripuwlika; Shuar: Ekuatur Nunka), is a country in northwestern South America, bordered by Colombia on the north, Peru ...
  • Ecuador | History, Geography, & Culture | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/Ecuador Economically, Ecuador became known for exporting Panama hats (straw hats so named because they were shipped to Panama in the mid-18th century and bought by traveling gold seekers and because they were worn by Panama Canal work crews in the early 19th century) and agricultural products, notably cacao (the source of cocoa beans), bananas, and flowers. . It is a major exporter of petroleum and an ...
  • Home - Ecuador Travel

    ecuador.travel/en ECUADOR A destination you must visit Choose Ecuador as your holiday destination! This beautiful country is a paradise everywhere you look at it. Let yourself be amazed by its culture expressed majestically in its churches, buildings and heritage cities For example, in Quito, discover the Best Preserve Historic Center in South America. In the Coast, […]
  • Ecuador: Everything You Need to Know in 2020 ...

    internationalliving.com/countries/ecuador Ecuador lies in the northwestern corner of South America, bordered by Colombia to the north, Peru to the south and east, and the Pacific Ocean to the west. At just 175,807 square miles (about the size of Nevada) Ecuador’s small size belies its incredible diversity. The Andes Mountains form Ecuador’s backbone...
  • Ecuador 2020: Best of Ecuador Tourism - Tripadvisor

    www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g294307-Ecuador-Vacations.html Ecuador Tourism: Tripadvisor has 562,098 reviews of Ecuador Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Ecuador resource.
  • Ecuador travel | South America - Lonely Planet

    www.lonelyplanet.com/ecuador Explore Ecuador holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Postcard-pretty colonial centers, waves splashing white-sand beaches, Kichwa villages, Amazonian rainforest and the breathtaking Andes – a dazzling array of wonders is squeezed into this compact country.
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    www.ecuador.com Ecuador is a member of the United Nations, Organization of American States (OAS), and World Trade Organization (WTO). In 2008, Ecuador was the first country to recognize Rights of Nature or “ecosystem rights”. Below is our country profile containing facts and information to familiarize you with Ecuador.
  • South America :: Ecuador — The World Factbook - Central ...

    www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ec.html A view of the capital of Ecuador - San Francisco de Quito or Quito for short - which is the country's second most populous city (after Guayaquil) and one of the highest capitals in South America. It is also the headquarters of the Union of South American Nations. Quito's old city has been declared a world heritage site.
  • Ecuador International Travel Information

    travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/.../Ecuador.html Reconsider travel to Ecuador due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Ecuador due to crime.. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Ecuador due to COVID-19.
  • What Retired Life Is Like for U.S. Expats in Ecuador

    www.nextavenue.org/retired-expats-in-ecuador Ecuador regularly shows up on those “Best Places to Retire Abroad” lists. International Living named Ecuador its No. 4 country for the past two years and Live and Invest Overseas ranked Cuenca ...