Carlos is a native Ecuadorian who spent his teenage years attending high school on the east coast of the United Sates, where he became fluent in English. He began his career in the tour-ism industry in 1993 and has never looked back. An avid traveler himself, his travels have taken him throughout South America and the US. He is passionate about introducing guests to the wonders of his country and enthusiastically shares his knowledge of local social customs and traditions. He is particularly interested in and extremely knowledgeable about the flora and fauna of the Andes and the Amazon rainforest.