Tag Archives: Ecuador

Manta Fish Market, Ecuador

It was fitting that our first stop upon arriving in Manta, Ecuador, was a place that many locals frequent every morning. The only way to get fish fresher than at the fish market in Manta is to go out and … Continue reading

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Panama Hats Come From…?

It seems I’m unintentionally having a bit of a Panama week here on Jaspa’s Journal. On Wednesday, in the first of a two-part story about my recent visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Old Panama City, I described … Continue reading

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Seeking Monkeys In An Ecuadorian Rainforest

I wish I could properly put into words what it’s like to hear wild howler monkeys for the first time in a rainforest in Ecuador. It’s the type of sound that goes straight in your ears and immediately reappears on … Continue reading

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