Mindo in Ecuador is one of the best birdwatching destinations in the world. It's only a small village but has developed itself as a tourist destination.
From the Mindo Travel Guide
After a long winding bus ride through the cloud forest of Ecuador, terrifying at times, not only for the sheer cliffs, but due to the fact that our bus driver was falling asleep at the wheel, we arrived in Mindo. A small town set in a beautiful valley west of Quito. Immediately after departing the bus you ...
Posted in South america by AndyB24
Mindo is our next stop taking 2 ¾ hours and costing $2.50. the hostel is really comfortable and Claudia is very hospitable. The hostel is quite jungley with banana trees and other tropical flowers everywhere. Her 7 dogs give it some character as well!! Estrella(retriever), Bingo and Bongo (Yorkies ...
Posted in The long way round by downbhoy
A weekend in the Cloud Forest!!
Finally...out of the city!!! This weekend was just what I needed. We left the dirty, huge, loud city of Quito, and went to the small town of Mindo. With only 2,000 people and one main road ...
Posted in San Cristobal - Galapagos, Ecuador 2009 by AubreyJ