¡Maravilloso Ecuador 2001! 


Ecuadorian Alpine Institute — Mountain climbing and trekking for experienced climbers and novices

InfoEcuador — a directory of Ecuadorian web sites

EcuaNet — another directory (in Spanish) with information on Internet rates

El Comercio — Ecuador's leading newspaper online

Ecuador Ministry of Foreign Relations — Lots of information in Spanish or English

Republica del Ecuador — Ecuadorian government site

Ecuadorian Embassy in Washington, DC

CIA World Factbook — Source of the map above and all the numbers you could ever want

Lonely Planet — Travel info plus trip reports from travelers who have been there

Nancy's Ecuador Albums
Summer 2001

The links below will take you to places I visited and people I spent time with in Ecuador in the summer of 2001. I hope they convey a little bit of the magic I've found in that marvellous country. I've also provided a who's who for those who want a program listing the principal players.

Quito Area


Carcelén Bajo

North of Quito

The Zoo at Guayllabamba

La Finca Proaño-Vargas — Cloudforest farm

Scenes from Imbabura Province

San Roque and picnic on Volcán Cotacachi

High School Graduation in Ibarra

Fiesta de San Juan/Intiraymi

West of Quito


La Finca Sueños — Rainforest farm

Chocolate and Other Processes

La Escuela Fiscal Eliza Ponce Ruiz

South of Quito

Hosteria La Cienega

Salinas — A weekend at the beach

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