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Adventures abound in Banos

Friday, 2 Oct 2015 | Views [359] | Comments [1]

Two and a half days in the epicenter of adventure sports in Ecuador. Banos is the perfect tourist destination. Lots to do, good food/nightlife and easy to navigate. After arriving from the Amazon we check in to the hotel and go to lunch (soup/chicken/rice ... Read more >

The Amazon

Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | Views [538] | Comments [1]

A 20 minute van ride, five hour bus ride, another 20 minute van ride, 10 minute boat ride and a bit of walk gets me to Shiripuno Community Lodge where the Kichwa tribe lives in the Amazon jungle. The past three days have been jammed packed with learning ... Read more >

Tags: amazon, trekking

Shrunken heads and public buses

Saturday, 26 Sep 2015 | Views [395] | Comments [2]

Adventures in Quito continued. I let the hotel reception convince me that I could take public transportation (two buses) to the equator line/museums. Half way to the station I realized I was clearly over my head - turned back and requested a car. For ... Read more >

Getting mocked by school children and other adventures

Friday, 25 Sep 2015 | Views [497] | Comments [3]

Day 1 is in the books - and it was an adventure. I'm perpetually surprised by my ability to get lost, yet end up exactly where I am supposed to be. The walking tour did not work out (as I could not find the location) - but I happened upon a "hop on, ... Read more >

Photos: South America

Tuesday, 22 Sep 2015 | Photo Gallery

Two months along the west coast
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