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Ecuador: North to South

After crossing the border with Colombia, I’ve been working my way down south and am now in Vilcabamba—a short five hours from Peru. Each and every one of these cities deserves its own post, but here’s a culmination of my time in Ecuador thus far: 1,534 more words

The Places

The city of longevity

On the road to Vilcabamba

San Pedro de Vilcabamba

Vilcabamba is a city renowned for the longevity of its residents, whose average lifespan is one hundred years. 38 more words


On Throwing Away The Guidebook: Visiting Vilcabamba, Ecuador

Bookshelves or backpack stuffed with papers, notes and guidebooks?  Whether planning to run away or currently in flight, the convenience of the guidebook is sometimes hard to ignore.  900 more words


Santos Bonacci - Syncretism in Vilcabamba Ecuador [May 2013]

“Recorded in in May 2013

Quantum Leap TV presents Syncretism The Science of Light in Vilcabamba Ecuador… Join host Johnny Guzman and special guest Santos Bonacci, Keung Man and Daren Clayton… In This interview Johnny and Santos are in beautiful Vilcabamba Ecuador recording for the film “Syncretism”…. 48 more words


Guest Orbs of Ecuador

Chuck Feil is our guest orb photographer, presenting the orbs he found at a dance in Vilcabamba, Ecuador.

Proof once again that orbs just like to have a good time. 87 more words


Vilcabamba - a remote Ecuadorian "oasis"

Vilcabamba, located in southern Ecuador, is known as the Valley of Longevity.

According to INIGER, the Ecuadorian Institute for Gerontological Research, many of its inhabitants live long and healthful lives. 785 more words

Travel Blog

Evening's Fires

Smoke above the chimney tops
White and milk, like the fog
That crawls along the foot of
The mountains.

Red roofs, white smoke,
Green and blue
That rolls on to forever.

On The Road