At the end of last summer, we discovered that we like having a stable base from which to explore the world. Don’t get me wrong, traveling is still high on our list of desires and priorities. We set out last year entertaining the idea of taking an entire year to travel the world, maybe longer. At the end of the summer we found ourselves missing home. Continue reading
Posts Tagged With: Ecuador
Now that we’re back home, there are a few things I wish I had known about South America beforehand so here’s a short list. Continue reading
We took an overnight bus from Cuenca to Piura thinking that it would be less likely for the bus to pick up passengers by the side of the road during the night and hence make our trip less uncomfortable. It turned into a nightmare. Continue reading
We spent 4 days in San Francisco de Quito, which was too much. Quito is a big sprawling city set in a valley at 2850m (9350ft) at the foot of the still active Pichincha volcano.