Ecuador is a small diverse country, with strong connections to highland tribes that live in the north mountains. It has a population of 14.6 million people. They use the US dollar and their capitol is Quito. It's bordered by Columbia and Peru.

The Galapagos Islands

These beautiful islands are right off the coast and are are perfect for snorkeling, hiking, and wildlife observation.

Pristine beaches and coast

Home to whale-watching, surfing, and sunbathing.

The Amazon rainforest

The most famous and largest rainforest in the world, a perfect spot to hike and explore.

These are a few expressions used in Ecuadorian spanish

Ichendo! Or just kidding.

Cacho. Or joke.

Arrancado. I'm broke!

This video displays street performers showing traditional Ecuadorian. As you you can see they utilize a large range of instruments, focusing on strings and woodwinds a lot. This type of music is in the Pasillo genre. Pasillo is indigenous latin music. It's very popular in Ecuador but is becoming more and more known.

Some of the main foods in the Ecuador menu are chicken, beef, pork, guinea pig, corn, rice, and potatoes.

The majority of Ecuador averages 77 degrees Fahrenheit, but the coasts and mountains vary due to the currents and altitude.

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This was created by Jake Hill

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2 years ago

The islands look awesome.