With its World Heritage-listed Old Town and dizzying heights, Quito literally takes your breath away.
When seeking a place to stay in a country, you can do worse than settling into the home of the former president.
Once the road truly disappears and becomes a muddy track on the edge of a steep cliff, I start wondering: "Just where the hell are you taking me?"
Imagine being smothered in chocolate – yes, it's as good as it sounds.
It's easy to see how this hotel was ranked the best hotel in South America.
It’s hard to keep your head out of the clouds in the magical Andes visitors to luxury eco-resort Mashpi Lodge in the cloud forests of Equador.
You can walk across one, cable inside one, or slide down its sides. There are many ways to visit a volcano.