Pure! Stories: Highlights of Imbabura

Posted on February 28, 2018 
By Patricia Páez

When visiting Ecuador, you should not miss one of the most picturesque provinces in the country: Imbabura. In this icon of the Andean culture, you do not only encounter indigenous communities that have preserved their traditions well, but also the wide variety of landscapes taking your breath away. Lakes, volcanoes, waterfalls, touristic trains, historical haciendas, rose …

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Pure! Stories: Rosario Islands

Posted on January 12, 2018 
By Gijs Jansen

From Coveñas, a small town south of Cartagena with very nice beaches and mainly South American tourists, my girlfriend and I head back to Cartagena to visit the Rosario Islands. This small archipelago is located southwest of the colonial city and consists out of around 30 small islands, of which Isla Grande (it´s all in the name…) is the biggest. After visiting Cartagena, with its…

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Pure! Stories: Mashpi Lodge

Posted on December 28, 2017 
By Nadine Kliffen

Finally, I accomplish to take a somewhat decent photo of the clouds that mysteriously entangle the ancient trees above me while the car finds its way through the mud. We just passed the entrance gate of the reserve and are following the five-kilometer long dirt road offering us an interesting taste of what is yet to come. It is hard to imagine that the small road through the…

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