By: Cooper Richardson
Capital City: Quita
Currency: The America Dollar
Nieghboring Countries: Columbia and Peru
Places To Visit
In Ecuador there is many great places to visit. Here are three great places you should go to when in Ecuador.
The Amazon Rainforest: The biggest rainforest in the world
Galapogos Island: Great place to visit. You can have a relaxing walk across the coast and go swimming or even snorkleing and see all the amazing creatures.
The Pacific Ocean: If your in Ecuador you have to visit the Pacific Ocean. It is a great place to relax and rewind after a long day in the beautiful Ecuador.
If you visit Ecuador you will need to know these local expressions they use.
Arrarray: Too hot/ouch that's hot
Achachay: "brrrrrrr!" or expressing cold
Precio de huevo: It's cheap
Tengo unas ganas de jamar: I'm hungry
Chendo: Just kidding
Anda que te divierta un burro: Proper way to say "get lost!"
If you go to Ecuador be sure to try some of these Ecuadorian foods.
Arroz con Leche (Rice Pudding)
Soft and sweet. Comfort food for Ecuadorians.
Sopa de Carne y Arroz (Beef and Brown Rice Soup)
A classic Ecuadorian soup.
An Ecuadorian twist on humus.
Climate and Geography
Ecuador is a very diverse country at least in climate and geography position. The climate is tropical most of the time other than the mountains which are colder and dryer the farther up you go. Ecuador is very close to the equator so daylight hours don't change much. The average high temperature is a beautiful 80 degrees farenheit.