In a 19th century missive, Prussian explorer Alexander von Humboldt noted that Ecuadorans “live poorly amid incomparable riches”. Indeed, there is perhaps no other country with such sharp contrasts as the Republic of the Equator. A land rich with gold, yet also dealing with extreme poverty. Quito, the Ecuadorean capital, is often referred to as […]
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