Ferris wheel in Puerto Lopez, Ecuador
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Ferris wheel in Puerto Lopez, Ecuador

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Amusement park in Puerto Lopez, Ecuador.

The amusement park was directly on the beach.

I was probably there because of the carnival that occurs in February each year in Ecuador.

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A: The beach of Puerto Lopez, Ecuador

Par Thomas Humeau, à 280 mètres

Puerto López (16,000 inhabitants) is a small fishing village set in an arched bay on the Pacific coas...

The beach of Puerto Lopez, Ecuador

B: The beach of Puerto Lopez, Ecuador

Par Thomas Humeau, à 290 mètres

Puerto López (16,000 inhabitants) is a small fishing village set in an arched bay on the Pacific coas...

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C: Fish Market on the beach in Puerto Lopez, Ecuador

Par Thomas Humeau, à 570 mètres

Each morning in Puerto Lopez, the fishermen come back from the sea and directly sell the fishes they ...

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I: Casita Out Out

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Text by Steve Smith.

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