A Historic Hat considered Intangible Cultural Heritage

Many versions and legends have been written about the traditional straw hat of Ecuador, recognized in December 2012 as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity and also known internationally as the hat of Panama. However what is clear today is that the hat is 100% Ecuadorian, hand-crafted in Montecristi, Jipijapa, and Cuenca. According to historians, suggest […]