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Three Latin American countries collaborate on smart visa system

LIMA, Peru - Gathered today in Lima at the World Economic Forum’s Travel & Tourism Summit, ministers of tourism and government representatives from the tourism sector of Peru, Colombia, and Ecuador

Ecuador and Qatar to cooperate in tourism

DOHA, Qatar - Ecuador and Qatar are to work together on tourism and investment projects, Ecuador’s Minister of Tourism Freddy Ehlers announced in Doha yesterday.

Diverse travel to be discovered in Ecuador

Ecuador is located on the equatorial line in northwestern South America, bordering the Pacific Ocean to the west, Colombia to the north, and Peru to the south and east.

Kidnapped tourists freed in Ecuador

Two female tourists kidnapped in the north-eastern Ecuador, near the border with Colombia, have been freed.

UK screams bloody murder over Ecuador granting asylum to Assange

Ecuador has granted asylum to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange two months after he took refuge in its London embassy while fighting extradition from the UK.

Galapagos hospitality company creates tortoise reserve

QUITO, Ecuador - Ecuador's hospitality company for active adventure, Red Mangrove Galapagos and Ecuador Lodges, is creating Red Mangrove Tortuga Reserve, the first such reserve in the Galapagos.

Ecuador: Guayaquil’s cemetery is now open for themed tours

London/Guayaquil - The National Institute for Cultural Heritage is offering visitors to Ecuador four different theme tours through the historic cemetery in Guayaquil.

Ecuador issues clarification of new Galapagos Islands regulations

Due to a misunderstanding created by a press release issued on 11 November (“Ecuador to Limit the Number of Visitors to the Galapagos”), Ecuador would like to clarify the new rules and regulations

Diverse travel to be discovered in Ecuador

Ecuador is located on the equatorial line in northwestern South America, bordering the Pacific Ocean to the west, Colombia to the north, and Peru to the south and east.

Ecuador to sponsor National Chocolate Week

LONDON, England - Ecuador has been announced as a major sponsor and exhibitor of the National Chocolate Week in London.

Zurich now selling Big Mac for $17.19

One of the things that people pick up on very quickly as they travel are how different price levels are around the world.

Oil and roses define Ecuador

ECUADOR (eTN) - The temperature in New York was hovering at 100 degrees F. when I left JFK enroute to Quito, Ecuador.

Ecuador: the Honorable Freddy Ehlers, Minister of Tourism, television producer and...

ECUADOR (eTN) - Ecuador’s Minister of Tourism has a global perspective on the industry, for he has traveled most of the world in his position as television producer and journalist for acclaimed tele

Quito named 2011 American Capital of Culture

Quito was declared First World Heritage Site by the UNESCO 32 years ago.

Volcanic eruptions in Guatemala, Ecuador force thousands to flee, disrupt air...

GUATEMALA CITY – Explosive eruptions shook two huge volcanos in Central and South America on Friday, forcing thousands of people to flee their homes and disrupting air traffic as ash drifted over ma

Will Galapagos become the Pacific’s Ibiza?

A fierce rearguard action is being fought to prevent the Galapagos – the world's most renowned wildlife site – being damaged by development.

Casa Ceibo double grand opening is a success for Ecuadorian tourism

BAHIA DE CARAQUEZ, Ecuador - Casa Ceibo is living up to its newfound reputation as the finest destination resort on Ecuador's coast. On Saturday, Oct.

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA Plays are canceled in all the country

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA “Aerolíneas Argentinas” got second B737 Next Generation

Pacific Whale Foundation publication documents year-round presence of humpback whales in...

Quick, when you think of wildlife in the Galapagos Islands, what comes to mind? Thanks to Charles Darwin’s detailed studies, you may think of tortoises, blue-footed boobies, or finches.

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA LAN with a new frequency between Mendoza and Santiago

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA Aerolineas Agentinas and Sky Airline agreed to expand both of them in Chile and Peru

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA Temporary closing of Viedma Airport

Tourism this week in Latin America

LATIN AMERICA Taca in code sharing agreement with Lufthansa Taca launched two code sharing flights with Lufthansa in the Frankfurt-Caracas-Lima and Frankfurt-Miami-San Salvador route, round trip.

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA Argentine Airlines increases flights to the South

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA LAN adds third frequency to Salta

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA Iguazu Falls receive tourists with an unusual flow of water

Tourism this week in Latin America

BRAZIL Florianopolis, third best gay destination

Oregon tourist stabbed in Ecuador is evacuated to US

QUITO, Ecuador — An Oregon man who was stabbed repeatedly in an attack on a beach in Ecuador was evacuated to the United States in critical condition on Tuesday, officials said.