Ecuador is a paradise for anyone looking to discover the authentic Latin America. Although it’s small in size, it has a wide variety of landscapes and culture. Locals living on the coast have a Caribbean lifestyle, while the indigenous people who live high in the mountains have maintained their traditional way of life and customs. Guayaquil, the largest city in Ecuador, is home to the most important port on the whole west coast of Latin America. Incan ruins, colonial treasures, lush forests, mangroves teeming with life, delicious food… you’ll enjoy it all!