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Riobamba and the Chimborazo

The city of Riobamba is the capital of the province Chimborazo, which is named after the famous volcano. The 6,300 meters high volcano Chimborazo lies only 30 km from the city and can be seen from there on clear days. The … Continue reading

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Baños is a small city in central Ecuador which is very popular among tourists. It is known as the Gateway to the Amazon and famous for the many sports activities offered there, e.g., canyoning, rafting and kayaking. Some interesting hikes … Continue reading

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