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5 Cool Coffee Experiences in Northern Ecuador

5 Cool Coffee Experiences in Northern Ecuador, Quito, Ecuador (B)

Ecuadorian coffee lacks the sophisticated marketing of its northern neighbour. However, although a relatively small country, its volcanic soil and mountainous landscapes produce some spectacular coffees. Where can travellers find cool coffee experiences in Ecuador? Start right here…

Old Quito has some of the best colonial architecture of any city in Latin America. At its best, visitors will feel as if they are walking through history. However, it is also home to Galletti. This café is a great starting point for those who want to learn more about Ecuadorian coffees.

For a mere $3.50 baristas will use a variety of brewing methods to introduce visitors to coffees from throughout Ecuador. The Cathedral coffee from Loja in the south and the coffee from the Amazon region provide a study in contrasts. If the former is light and fruity, the latter is full bodied and leaves a strong taste in the mouth.

Mindo, home to a gorgeous cloud forest, is more famous for its extreme sports. However, this part of Ecuador has coffee that is almost as stunning as its scenery. At Mindo Canopy Adventures, coffee lovers can learn about their favourite drink and then go zip lining. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: 5 Cool Coffee Experiences in Northern Ecuador
Guide Location: Ecuador » Quito
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Gearoid Mcsweeney
Read it on Author's Website: https://unlatinoverde.com/2017/08/04/5-cool-coffee-experiences-in-northern-ecuador/
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Galletti
  • Mindo Canopy Adventures
  • La Traviesa
  • Isveglio