My Ecuador Journal

My Ecuador Journal

  • 15 February 2020 at 1:47 pm ET5.4 min
    15 February 2020 at 1:47 pm ET

    Chiva touring in Baños de Agua Santa is not for everybody. Chantal and I enjoyed it, a lot. But when we travel, we tend to place a premium on the absurd.

    Chiva touring in Baños de Agua Santa is not for everybody. Chantal and I enjoyed it, a lot. But when we travel, we tend to place a premium on the absurd.

  • 9 February 2020 at 10:35 pm ET7.5 min
    9 February 2020 at 10:35 pm ET

    Part Three of my series, A Seasoned Traveller’s Galápagos. On Isla San Cristóbal, we visit Cerro Brujo's magnificent coral beach and snorkle at Kicker Rock.

    Part Three of my series, A Seasoned Traveller’s Galápagos. On Isla San Cristóbal, we visit Cerro Brujo's magnificent coral beach and snorkle at Kicker Rock.

  • 24 January 2020 at 9:58 pm ET5.1 min
    24 January 2020 at 9:58 pm ET

    Part Two of my series, A Seasoned Traveller’s Galápagos. We board an interisland ferry to San Cristóbal and Chris contemplates throwing herself overboard.

    Part Two of my series, A Seasoned Traveller’s Galápagos. We board an interisland ferry to San Cristóbal and Chris contemplates throwing herself overboard.

  • 19 January 2020 at 4:06 pm ET10.3 min
    19 January 2020 at 4:06 pm ET

    Earlier this month, a friend asked me to summarize my recent Galápagos experience and I couldn’t. It's been two weeks since and I'm still struggling.

    Earlier this month, a friend asked me to summarize my recent Galápagos experience and I couldn’t. It's been two weeks since and I'm still struggling.

  • 8 January 2020 at 5:09 pm ET7.6 min
    8 January 2020 at 5:09 pm ET

    The interminable saga that is Mirador San Jose, wherein we worry about a neighbour's bizarre behaviour and consider our options for the future.

    The interminable saga that is Mirador San Jose, wherein we worry about a neighbour's bizarre behaviour and consider our options for the future.

  • 1 January 2020 at 7:37 pm ET6.9 min
    1 January 2020 at 7:37 pm ET

    Hindsight, the saying goes, is 20/20. On this first anniversary of our retirement to Ecuador, I have some perfectly acute hindsights to share.

    Hindsight, the saying goes, is 20/20. On this first anniversary of our retirement to Ecuador, I have some perfectly acute hindsights to share.