Playground on the right, soccer field on the left

Countryside Colonial Splendor at Ecuador’s Samari Spa Hotel

Samari Spa Hotel earned a spot on Ciao Bambino’s 2015 favorite hotel discoveries with kids because it does an excellent job of being all things to all ages — it was a highlight of our three-week Ecuador family vacation. The colonial architecture sets a tone both romantic and mystical as fog rolls down the mountains and envelops the resort grounds.…