Jubilee Travel Blogs

Planning a Trip to the Galapagos Islands

07/29/2016 in Galápagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands are one of the most ecologically extraordinary places on the planet. The ecosystem that inspired Darwin – now a protected part of our world heritage - continues to fascinate. Free and fearless animals, different from any others found anywhere else in the world, awe visitors who make the journey to this remote destination.

If you're thinking about a...

Mitad del Mundo - The Middle of the World

07/01/2016 in Cantón Quito

Last week our marketing gal, Judy, and our junior agent, Jenna, had the opportunity to meet up in Ecuador! One of adventures was to one of Quito's 'must see sights' of the 'middle of the world.'

The direct translation for this special spot means "the equator". While Quito isn't the only city that the equator runs through, it has become famous...

Amazing things to visit in Ecuador

06/30/2016 in Ecuador

1. Cotopaxi

Ecuador is famous for its volcanoes. Cotopaxi is the second-highest mountain peak in the country, and one of Its unique features is its one of the few glaciers located along the equator. Cotopaxi is near Quito, which makes for a great day trip for visitors who are staying in Quito but looking to get out of the city for...

Travelling To Ecuador? Here are Some Facts About the Country

02/12/2016 in Ecuador

The name 'Ecuador' is Spanish for 'Republic of the Equator'. It is used in reference to the fact that this South American country is almost dissected by half by the geographical Equator.

The country is neighbor to Colombia on the north, Peru on the east and south, and the Pacific Ocean to the west. The country's capital, Quito, was declared a...