Located on the coast, Guayaquil is the largest city in Ecuador and the commercial hub. Even though it is in the same small country, it is a world apart from its mountainous neighbor, Quito. Guayaquil, with a population of about 3 million, has far more Western influence than most of the neighboring Latin cities.
From the Guayaquil Travel Guide
It is very nice place to stay, close to the airport and a supermarket. ... more
We used our Mastercard and he charged 12% extra for using our card. Did not appreciate that. ... more
They are not as nice as they claim to be. I found the staff dismissive and unhelpful. The hotel itself is clean but shabby- stained couches, cracked toilet seats, broken lampshades. The door locks are minimal, the type easily picked, and the door itself was so loose in its frame I could see the light coming in through all 4 borders. ... more
Buying Motorcycle in Chile + the Darien gap?
dont know about the motorcicle buying in Chile. Shipping the bike from Guayaquil/Ecuador to Panama should be no problem. ...
Galapagos, travel buddy wanted
Hi all, I'm looking forward to travel to Galapagos end of July, have already bought my ticket to Guayaquil and will be there from July 27 to August 4th (going to Galapagos 5-6 days in between)... Anyone interested to join me? Btw, my name is Carola, I'm Chilean, Chemical engineer, 33 years old... ...
How LAN airlines held us to ransom for $168.
We flew from Guayaquil to Baltra (Galapagos) on LAN airlines, one of the largest airlines in South ...
Santiago de Guayaquil, or just Guayaquil, is the most populous city in Ecuador, as well as that nation's main sea port. Guayaquil is on the right margin of the Guayas River, which flows into the Gulf of Guayaquil in the Pacific Ocean. Guayaquil is at 2.21°S 79.90°W, about 250 km south-southwest of the capital ...
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