Your desires are not random. They are the map your feet should follow. Your passion is no joke, it's your most serious love affair with life. Whatever the pains of becoming, a greater gain is coming. - Andréa Balt

I had read about the Quilatoa Loop in my Ecuador and Galapagos Lonely Planet book which I used to plan most of my trip. I saw a photo of the Quilatoa Crater and I was dead set on visiting it.