I wonder what rail safety standards are like in Ecuador? In spite of living high off the ground, even I would be pretty worried on this train. The scenery is certainly spectacular and it is a zig zag railway, just like New South Wales Blue Mountain's Zig Zag Railway which I wrote about a few years ago. For another longer version, click here. In the longer clip, watch the man standing on the roof of the train and stumbling slightly at about 3.50.