Protect yourself while travelling in Ecuador
Make Copies of your important Documents such us passport, airplane tickets and credit card numbers. If possible leave the originals in a sefety box at your hotel. Always keep a copy of your passport with you. Keep all important documents and cash that you must carry with you in a secure place, such as an inner pocket or a pouch that is hidden under a layer of clothing.
In general, carry credit and debit cards instead of large amounts of cash. Change your currency in a bank or in your hotel, never on the street.
Be warry of people who are too friendly too quickly, or that offers to show you around.
Don´t wear expensive jewelry or wristwatches. Yoour cameras are also valuable, so keep them inside your bag or somewhere out of sight.