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Ecuador Travel Blog: Navigating the Wonders of the Equator

Tucked between Colombia and Peru, Ecuador may be small in size, but it is a treasure trove of experiences waiting to be uncovered. From the mystique of the Amazon rainforest to the aromatic flavors of its cuisine, let’s dive into what this South American gem has to offer.

How to book a Gate 1 Travel Vacation

I remember when we booked our first Gate 1 Travel vacation. It’s fun and exhilarating, and then, after it’s booked, you can start your countdown for this one-in-a-lifetime experience. If you are here, it’s because you are considering booking a Gate 1 Travel Vacation, so I got the scoop on how to book.

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Altitude Sickness in Ecuador 

The reality is that you may not be able to entirely prevent altitude sickness (soroche) while visiting Ecuador, but you can do a few things to reduce the symptoms and help your body acclimate to the high altitude.

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Puertolago Country Inn – Otavalo, Ecuador.

We stayed at the Puertolago Country Inn and fell utterly in love with this hotel. 

The Puertolago Country Inn is 90 km north of Quito and about 5 minutes from Otavalo, Ecuador. The Inn sits on the shores of Lake San Pablo with an impressive view of a volcano.

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Traveling through Ecuador with Gate 1 Travel

Gate 1 Travel provides a fantastic overview of Ecuador, allowing travelers to experience the culture, learn about the customs and traditions, try typical foods, and enjoy exhilarating experiences. All without the worry and hassle of a regular trip. They take care of everything: your luggage, transportation, stays, meals, activities, and more.

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