Who did not dream to come to be at least for an instant in the center of our planet that one leg to stand in the Southern hemisphere, and another – in Northern? For this purpose it is necessary to decide on a trip to Ecuador only. Near its capital, the city of Quito, there is this treasured place which is called in Spanish Mitad del Mundo (Seredina Mira). Here the stele with the globe model at top towers. At a foot of a memorial the line passing directly across the equator is drawn. And it is only one of surprising surprises, prepared to the one who will choose rest in Ecuador.
This small South American country is really worthy ranks of the Center of the universe. Here a different environment, various people, cultures and religions are crossed. Moreover, in Ecuador the heritage of several historical eras closely intertwined. Therefore a travel to Ecuador – to a certain extent a travel in time.
On Galapagos Islands it is possible to see the most ancient representatives of fauna: iguanas and huge turtles. For fans of excursion rest Ecuador laid up unique architectural heritage of a pre-Columbian era. Here well ritual pyramids of Inca remained. And on streets of the cities near modern houses it is possible to see buildings of the first colonists.
It is simple to get an impression about Ecuador on a photo. This wonderful corner of Earth is similar to paradise. It is no wonder that in the country the ecotourism prospers. On a specific variety of flora and fauna Ecuador wins first place in the planet. Only the underwater world of the Galápagos archipelago – the popular vacation spot in Ecuador – contains more than 400 types of exotic inhabitants. In the territory of reserves Matakhe-Kayapas and Manglares-Chirute grow the unique relic mangrove woods.
For climbers and fans of mountaineering Ecuador opens the fantastic world of the Andes. Vulkanov Road is of special interest – the long valley between two mountain chains where it is proud the fallen asleep and active volcanoes tower. Tourism, popular in Ecuador, – kayaking and rafting across Amazon. What can be compared to a travel full of adventures on the twisting river in the heart of the equatorial jungle? Perhaps, only diving in transparent waters of the Pacific Ocean. Possibilities of active recreation in Ecuador are almost boundless.
It is enough to see Ecuador on a photo that to fall in love with it. But if you at least once there visit, then will never be able to forget any more. The capital of Ecuador – the city of Quito – a pearl of Latin America. Once it was the Indian capital to Keith. Here many historical monuments, including majestic churches and monasteries remained.
The economic capital of Ecuador – the megalopolis Guayaquil which is also the main port of the country. Come here to rest Ecuador will open the business form. In the city it is possible to admire modern architecture of commercial buildings and public institutions, to walk on the most beautiful embankment, to be engaged in shopping.
Going on the vacation to Ecuador, surely capture with yourself the camera. You visit a set of the museums and historical places, and also picturesque settlements where Indians still honor traditions of the ancestors. Imprinted many-sided and many-sided Ecuador, photos will remind you of one of the brightest travel in your life again and again.