David Brito

Owner of Las Terrazas de Dana :)

Galapagos Islands


Galapagos Islands located off the coast of Ecuador are an ideal vacation getaway for travelers from all around the world. A vacation tour in Galapagos Islands offers the most striking sight of natural abundances available on Earth. The unparalleled charm and beauty of such a natural place on the planet ... Read More
October 1, 2015David Brito
Red head barbet


Mindo is a small town situated in the spectacular Andean foothills of the Ecuador. The exotic mindo cloud forest is home to many endangered wildlife species and birds with ample attractions for tourists. The tiny town of Mindo is a popular destination for backpackers. The place is an epicenter of biodiversity ... Read More
September 22, 2015David Brito


Hello all, In these days we organized a small surprise for Beverly from Bill because of their 25th anniversary...   And the next day, we ... Read More
June 21, 2015David Brito


Hello all, We are very happy in Las Terrazas de Dana :) Here is an example of what motivates us to improve and do it better everyday so our guest have a pleasant (and we hope they remember), stay in Mindo Ecuador. Thanks a lot Dharm and Feruza!!!  
May 30, 2015David Brito


Birds are remarkable animals because of their ability to fly. They are found in a huge variety of habitats: from oceans to plains and tropical rainforests. They come in all shape and sizes. Mindo in particular and Ecuador in general is one of the most remarkable places for birds, and ... Read More
May 19, 2015David Brito



Ecuadorian Amazonia

Written by David Brito on Saturday April 18th 2015 The Amazon Basin covers almost the entire northern half of the continent South America. The Amazon has by far the world's largest water fill. It's with about 7 million km², equivalent to about five percent of the ... Read More
April 18, 2015David Brito


Mindo is one of the best places in the world for birding. Bird watching is an activity to observe birds with the eyes in their living environments for fun or purposes of scientific studies. The use of glasses, telescopes or binoculars often proves indispensable. Some birders see birdwatching as passion ... Read More
April 13, 2015David Brito



Why To Visit Amazing Mindo

When you come through Quito airport it's great to visit Mindo which is only 1 hour and 30 minutes from Quito. Mindo is an amazing place that is especially worth of visit and you will miss a lot if you don't visit it. It's a place full ... Read More
April 10, 2015David Brito


Ecuador's capital, Quito, was named “South America's Leading Destination” for the second year in a row at the 21st Regional World Travel Awards, considered the Oscars of the tourism industry. “We are the leading destination in South America, an honor that opens the door for tourists to come and enjoy its ... Read More
September 8, 2014David Brito


Ecuador came to the awards ceremony with 18 nominations, and walked away with 15 awards. The awards ceremony, held at Quito’s Cultural Centre, known also as the Palace of Cristal, made Ecuador’s capital the focus of world attention. ... Read More
September 6, 2014David Brito