Verde Limon Hostal
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... So shy. Quite formal school uniforms. Children here rarely respond to waves. Never seen this anywhere else.
Next stop was the Guamote market. Unlike the first market in Otavalo which was primarily for tourists, this market was primarily for the locals. Thousands of Indians come to this market in their colourful costumes - red being their favourite colour – to buy and sell a vast array of products: clothing, fabric, wool, herbs, fruit and ...
... with more or less every seat taken. It seems a popular route even though there are buses every 30-60 minutes. Unfortunately I didn't benefit too much from the beautiful national park as a combination of sleepy eyes and lots of fog/ low cloud meant I wasn't going to see anything anyways. Arriving at Cuenca bus terminal about 5:45pm I jumped in a taxi, who refused to use the meter from the terminal even though others use it back, and negotiated a $2 fair to El Cafecito hostel ...
... to be missed.
We also visited the ruins of the Inca and Canari people at Ingapirca. Our guide kept telling us how much more important these ruins were than Machu Piccu (un poco inferiority complex, I think). The ruins were interesting (including the fun fact that the women supervised the construction), but in all honesty, it was a long day and I was a little tired by the time we got there ...
... that I didn’t feel so bad (at least I know he made it)! We scope out the city bus tour and opt to take that tomorrow. We both need a pedicure and there is a place right across from our hotel. $8.00 great deal (or so we think)!! We grab our sandals and walk back. Our first clue should have been the lack of proper chairs… the second should have been the instruments on the floor. Amber went first and the girl certainly worked on ...
Had a foul night's sleep due to selfish staff & guests
ignoring the 10pm quiet rule. Twice had to go down and sort people out and
after that others then starting rolling in – gave up by midnight and did some
reading – by 2am was quiet enough to sleep.
First thing after coffee was to get my money back & head
for a quieter place. Returned to Hostal Majestic but unfortunately my preferred
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