Ecuador is a South American country that Peru, Colombia, and the Pacific Ocean border. The Country is the fourth-smallest nation in South America and is no larger than a US state. It is also famous for housing the Galapagos Islands, Amazon Rainforest and is the number one exporter of Bananas globally.
Ecuador has a rich cultural background as it houses three world cultural heritage sites. These Cultural heritages are the City of Quito, Historic Centre of Santa Ana de los Rios de Cuenca, and Qhapaq Nan Andean Road System. These world heritages have served as a source of tourist attraction alongside its other beautiful landmarks. Some of which include The Galapago Island, Cuena, Cotopaxi and Cajas National Parks, The Boardwalk of Guayaquil, and Nariz del Diablo: The Devil’s Nose.
Tourists can participate in various celebrated festivals and holidays whenever visiting Ecuador; these festivals range from religious ceremonies to carnivals. Some of the best festives to participate in are the Pillaro Diablada, Virgin de la Caridad, The holy week, and Battle of Pichincha.
The diversity of Ecuador cuisine ranges from their traditional dishes to their beverages. Some of these dishes include hornado (Roasted Pig), Seco de chivo (Goat Stew), Cuy Asado (Roasted Guinea Pig), and Locro de papa (Potato Stew). Their beverages include Chicha, Chapil, and Canelazo (A hot alcoholic beverage).