Mashpi: A cocoon in the clouds in Ecuador´s biodiverse Andean cloudforest
A mere three hour's drive west of Quito, Mashpi Lodge lies within a private reserve that protects a small piece of one of the world's most important biodiversity hotspots for future generations and the enjoyment of sophisticated and inquisitive travellers to Ecuador. Mashpi Lodge, at 950 metres (3,116 ft) above sea level on the western slopes of the Andes, received its first guests in April 2012.
For more, see mashpilodge.com
Footage shot by Daniel Paredes, with additional footage by Alfredo Salazar.
Edited by Daniel Paredes
Creative Direction by Dominic Hamilton