22 Aug Ecuador Curiosities
Ecuador is located in the middle of the world and is famous for its mountains.
It is the only country along the equatorial line in which thanks to the mountains you can observe the apparent movement, passes through the equatorial plane twice a year – by March and September equinoxes- moments when the sun rays are perpendicular to the surface of the Earth in the equatorial line, then the Sun is located at the zenith of the observer.
The last Inka emperor called Atahualpa was buried near to Sigchos town in Ecuador. There is a legend related to Inka’s treasure was hidden in Llanganates -Ecuador. We invite you to read the complete story in our next blog “Treasure Quest”