Joyce Lee Pd. 7 (Swerving my way round town)


Ecuador is located in Nothern South America, between Colombia and Peru. The official language spoken is Castillam Spanish, and was controlled by Spain until May 24th, 1822.


Ecuador is located in North Western South America, between Colombia and Peru. Some physical features are the Galapagos Islands, and Catapaxin, the highest active volcano in the world. Another famous volcano in Ecuador that is inactive is Mt. Chimbarazo.

Politics and Diplomatics

Ecuador is a Republic, and it's current leader is President Rafael Correa Delgado. The country is currently on good terms with all countries except Colombia due to the refugee crisis that occurred due to their civil disaster.

Economics and Trade

Currency: US Dollar

Economic System: Currently trying to become socialists.

Imports: Industrial materials, feuls and lubricants, non-durable consumer goods

Imported From: US, China, Colombia, Peru

Exports: Petroleum, Bananas, cut flowers, shrimp, cacao, coffee, consumer goods

Exported to: US, Chile, Peru, Japan, Russia, Colombia

Why Should You Visit?

You should visit Ecuador because it's the If that's not enough, by looking at it's famous geographical features and it's economic system, you should want to. Ecuador contains the Galápagos Islands, which are popular to many tourists due to its beauty and various islands. The islands are made up of extinct volcanoes. It also contains the Cajas National Park and Chimborazo. These two geographical features are incredibly beautiful and were formed naturally, not by machines and oil. If you visit Ecuador, you also use the U.S dollar, which is great because many countries are more expensive per dollar, and also holla holla get dollas. (Don't write that one down.)

About the Author

Joyce Lee lives in New York City (theoretically) as a best selling author of the series "My Clothes & Me", dedicated to Bosh Grerst. She enjoys making incredible amounts of brownies and riding her Pegacorn Bea.