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Round the World


The Voyage Home

Well, this is it. We’re headed home. After 54 weeks of traveling around the world, we’re going back to the States. Once we get back, and settled, maybe I’ll post to reflect on the amazing journey we’ve taken (or maybe not). But for now, here it is, the voyage home. …


Quilotoa Loop: Culture Road

We first learned about walking the Quilotoa Loop from the two British women on our Santa Cruz trek. They described it as …


Ruta de las Cascadas

Biking the route of the waterfalls is one of the universally advertised activities to do while in Baños, and given that bikes …


Baños Town

After our Cotopaxi climb we took some time to relax and explore in Baños. It’s a relatively small town with a beautiful …


Climbing Cotopaxi

Erik has always had a fascination with mountaineering. When I picture climbing a mountain, I think about horrible snow storms, silent plodding …