Beyond Cuenca and its cultural and architectonic charms, there are many places to visit nearby. Wonderful nature as well as small towns and parishes that seem stuck in time, reminding
Este 3 de noviembre la ciudad de Cuenca celebra su independencia. Las plazas, los barrios y los parques se llenan de eventos para celebrar.
Sig sig is a canton in Azuay, west of Cuenca, where the main activities are agriculture and artisanship. From generation to generation, the women weavers of Sigsig have learned the delicate craftsmanship of weaving straw hats. They are commonly known as “Panama Hats” but they are originally made in Ecuador.
Cuenca is the capital of Azuay province and the third largest city in Ecuador. Located in a peaceful and relaxed setting, the city of Cuenca has a distinguished skyline marked by shining church domes. Praised for its architecture, cultural diversity and contribution to art, Ecuadorians consider it the most charming city!