Ecuador

Galapagos volcano erupts, no threat to tourists

Galapagos volcano erupts, no threat to tourists

Park says eruption doesn't pose a risk to visitors to the popular Ecuador destination
11 things to know before visiting Ecuador

11 things to know before visiting Ecuador

What? The middle of the world isn't quite the equator and it's OK to pay to have your kids beaten with stinging nettles
Ecuador first foreign country to advertise during Super Bowl

Ecuador first foreign country to advertise during Super Bowl

The small South American nation till pay $3.8 million to promote tourism during the broadcast
Restaurant wish list: 15 global eateries we're dying to try in 2015

Restaurant wish list: 15 global eateries we're dying to try in 2015

It's going to be a great year for foodies, with top restaurants exporting their brands to other countries while others open new ventures at home
The world's scariest stairs

The world's scariest stairs

Whether spiraling up mountains or sky-scraping attractions, these stairs give new meaning to the phrase "watch your step"
Where science meets luxury: Cruising the Galapagos

Where science meets luxury: Cruising the Galapagos

Playful sea lions, fearless boobies and the only ocean-going lizards in the world -- these islands offer amazing experiences for naturalists and tourists alike
Ecuador's spectacular cross-Andean train rises again

Ecuador's spectacular cross-Andean train rises again

Once given up for dead, Ecuador’s thrilling steam train is once again moving through the country's most incredible scenery
Where on Earth could Edward Snowden go now?

Where on Earth could Edward Snowden go now?

From tropical boltholes to North Korea, the NSA whistleblower has plenty of places to seek refuge