4 Ecuador Destinations That Will Make You Forget About the Galápagos

Ecuador is a country with a stunning and diverse landscape, but many people planning a trip there think only of the Galápagos Islands—with a stopover in Quito being a logistical afterthought. But there’s far more to Ecuador than these famous islands—and even more to discover beyond the Amazon jungle or gorgeous beaches. Check out these 4 lesser-known (but just as incredible) places to visit in Ecuador!

Escape the Crowds in Acadia National Park — 12 Under-the-Radar Things to Do Nearby

While the main part of Acadia National Park has enough hiking trails, scenic views, and harbor towns to keep you busy for a week, there are other sections of the park nearby that are much quieter. Whether you want to take a day trip from Bar Harbor or skip it altogether to explore other coastal villages, I think you’ll love these ideas for getting off the well-worn tourist path while visiting Acadia.

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