Adventure Travel Blogging

Ecuador Travel - Memories of Hacienda Zuleta

1963--Galo-Plaza-Lasso-former-President-of-Ecuador-with-wife-Rosario-on-Hacienda-Zuleta Galo Plaza Lasso (former President of Ecuador) with wife Rosario and their dog Napoleon on Hacienda Zuleta - 1963
Having recently returned from a memorable three weeks in Guatemala, as a result of working with Wildland Adventures and Grettel, I put myself on the mailing list for the various blogs. Suddenly I found myself reading of the death of the much-loved Fito, a long-time canine inhabitant of the renowned Hacienda Zuleta . The blog by Fernando Polanco Pla...
Continue reading
  1858 Hits
1858 Hits

Ecuador Guest Review Part 1: Quito - Off we go!

ecuador-review-equator-line-quito Exploring Quito
Maria and Strom recently returned from an adventure in Ecuador , first stopping to explore Quito and then onto the Galapagos aboard the luxury M/Y Origin . Here are some lovely excerpts from Maria's trip journal - she really paints an exciting picture of what a trip to Ecuador looks like. (Part 2 coming soon: The Galapagos)...
Continue reading
  1085 Hits
1085 Hits

Galapagos Getaway & Boutique Andean Adventure

20161228_062504
One of the things I enjoy most about working at Wildland Adventures is the caliber of travelers we attract, many of whom, as with Susan and Tom Freeman, return for numerous trips. The Freemans traveled with us for their  Galapagos Islands Vacation , extending their journey to include the Andean highlands and a stay at a very, very special lodg...
Continue reading
  850 Hits
850 Hits

Peru and Galápagos Islands Adventures Part 2

_20170516-182451_1
Two of our amazing alumni travelers, Steve and Allison Sheridan, recently returned home from the Galapagos and Machu Picchu Adventure honoring their 34 th wedding anniversary. In this blog Allison generously shares her writings and photos of their exciting experience.   Day 1: We successfully made it Quito, Ecuador last night where we were met...
Continue reading
  778 Hits
778 Hits

Guest Video From Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands

Guest Video From Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands
I love my job as Program Director for Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands anyway, but when I begin my Monday morning by opening an email from a just returned traveler and seeing an outstanding video of his family having the time of their lives makes even a not-so-great day fade to the background. Two families, long-time friends, traveling through the Ecuadorian countryside and onto the Galapagos Islands. As Bryan (the videographer) says “I am glad you all enjoyed it. Thanks for arranging the trip, the video was easy to make with all the great footage and good times.” This just puts a giant smile on anyone’s face, it says EVERYTHING about the experience of traveling with your loved ones to very special places on our planet! Check out their video: Galapagos family vacations  are not only an unforgettable experience, but also an incredible learning opportunity for children and adults. Your friendly...
Continue reading
  2219 Hits
2219 Hits
© . Wildland Adventures, Inc.
main_bg1