An Introduction to the Republic of Ecuador Ecuador • Created for Folkorica.US • By Mrs. Naft- Educational Director • Ms. Pacheco- Artistic Director
Where in the world is Ecuador? Ecuador Galapagos Islands
Geography Ecuador is on the northwest coast of South America. It is named Ecuador because the equator runs through it.
Taking a trip around Ecuador is exciting. You can travel from the magnificent coast of the Pacific Ocean…
Tapir Next you can visit the jungles of the Amazon.
Animals are friendly in theGalapagos Islands because they have never been hunted. Giant tortoises can live to be 150 years old.
What special food can you eat in Ecuador? Llapingachos!!!! These delicious soft yellowish pancakes are made of mashed potatoes and cheese. They are a popular breakfast and delicious side dish.
Farmers come from the mountains and country side to sell their produce. Others sell their handmade items.