How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
TripAdvisor Reviews Akros Hotel Quito
Travel Blogs from Quito
The seven am start did not exactly go to plan, and by 8am, we were still sitting outside our hotel waiting for our friends to arrive in the taxi. We were called back inside by our concierge, who informed us that they would be another twenty minutes. It transpired, on their arrival, that that car that the hotel had originally booked for us was a rust bucket, complete with grumpy driver, but missing seat belts, and so they had refused to get in. A substitute driver was ...
... bag might not make it on to the flight. Luckily, the issue was resolved with enough time for me to buy a fridge magnet before boarding the flight to Guayaquil. When we landed instead of remaining on the plane while it was refueled, we were told to get off the plane and go to the transit lounge as they were switching aircraft. I got excessively nervous as last time this happened, I lost my bag for over 24 hours. Greg tried to comfort me by saying he could see them loading ...
First day of volunteering! This morning we met at UBECI office with all the other volunteers and talked about the activities for the week; I joined the 0 to 3 group age! Afterwards we headed out to take the bus, carrying toys, tents, books, etc. and made our way to a close market called Chillogallo. It was quite overwhelming to walked through that huge market and ...
Got up early so I could slap together what I was doing for the first day of conversation club. Itīll be an interesting experience as I actually donīt have details on what Iīm supposed to be doing. I take attendance, talk about certain topics (hypothetically) and thatīs all of the information Iīve been given.
So I just had them do introductions before discussing in small groups different ...
... doing them, but that dubious honor goes to tomorrow. After we were all done, I went to Hanzoīs again with Carly. We had a lovely time talking, about the cycle, plans for break, and how our respective stays in Quito have been thus far. Apparently she's just across the border from home, so we made tentative plans to hang out when she comes back to North America in December. She's been to the Palace before, so it was kind of funny that ...