Trip Report

Living in Ecuador where the Andes meet the Amazon forest

Discovering the life of a French-Ecuadorian family living in a Quechua community in the Amazon forest where the river water is still clear and the jungle eat the mountains.

by julianpAbout Me:Passionate solo traveler from France. I have been exploring South-East Asia, Africa, Europe and America for years while developing my skills and career as a freelancing data scientist and Android mobile developer. read more

South AmericaEcuador21 days / March 2022

Highs & Lows

Fruit picking season

No day was spared by the rainy season

Q & A

  • Anything go wrong during the trip?

    I hurt a little bit my knee while playing soccer

  • What tips would you give a friend?

    Don't make too much plans during the rainy season as there is a risk that it would rain all day

  • Packing tips?

    Bring extra clothes as once your stuff is wet, it will hardly dry

  • Transportation Tips?

    A car is not needed, local buses bring you everywhere quickly and safely

  • Any surprises?

    The Amazon forest looks very different from what I imagined