Friday Photo: The Sloth
Community Tourism / Ecuador / Photo Gallery / Wildlife

Friday Photo: The Sloth

La Nomadita has a “Lord of the Flies” moment with the boy hunters of the Choco rainforest, Ecuador Continue reading

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Friday Photo: The Boys of Wimbí
Ecuador / Photo Gallery

Friday Photo: The Boys of Wimbí

The Afroecuadorians of Esmeraldas are descendants of West African slaves brought here five centuries ago. Some of their ancestors escaped slavery, some were freed from the mines. Others dodged slavery altogether when their ship was wrecked in the rough Pacific watersc, and they managed to swim to shore to create a new life for themselves in the South American jungle. Continue reading