Category: South America

5 Experiences You Need on Your Quito Itinerary

Not sure what to add to your Quito Itinerary? I’ve got you covered. Quito, Ecuador, the city in the “Middle of the World,” is rich in history, has stunning landscapes, and offers the warmest hospitality. I was fortunate to visit with a group of High School students in 2019 and again with 7 other travel…
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Embracing the Healing Wonders of the Enchanting Mashpi Lodge

In the heart of Ecuador’s lush rainforest lies a hidden gem – Mashpi Lodge, a haven where nature’s healing power intertwines with luxury and adventure. The absolute perfect place for Black women seeking an extraordinary, yet rejuvenating, retreat into nature. Where is Mashpi Lodge located? Mashpi Lodge is located in the heart of the Ecuadorian…
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Galápagos Itinerary: 7 Remarkable Days of Joy & Adventure

Galápagos Itinerary October 2023 —— My trip to the Galápagos Islands with Hurtigruten Expeditions was far better than I could have imagined. The itinerary for our trip was so well curated that I left feeling completely satisfied with my all-inclusive Galapagos experience.  In other words, Galapagos owes me nothing. 😉  I, along with 7 other…
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