Mindo Tropical Rainforest



The highway over the pass from Quito went through clouds and verdant tropical jungle.



The town is quite small, and, at this time of the year, perpetually wet.



This is a cable car that flies for 530 meters way high about the river and jungle. It is a breathtaking flight over flowering jungle.


Toucans hung out around the balcony (and bird feeder with bananas)




Hummingbirds were everywhere. I was getting dive bombed the day I wore red.


My little cabin in the woods.


6 thoughts on “Mindo Tropical Rainforest

  1. Michelle

    Extraordinary place! Will the constant rain be depressing? I can’t imagine how it would be but then we see so little of it in the Wimmera these days :(

    Are you finding a place to call “home”?

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      1. Thank goodness you are okay and thank you for finding a moment to reply to me. I also follow earlybirdinecuador, he and his wife live in Montanita and I am truly hoping they are okay. What a terrifying experience.

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