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It's hard to believe that I'm on to the next part of my trip. I've been on the Dragoman truck since mid-February and it has been amazing. That being said, I'm ready to for something different and am looking forward to the Galapagos, Easter Island, and French Polynesia, the last part of my fourteen months of adventure. I had breakfast with most of the people from the truck and said my good-byes. I headed to the airport ...
I got up early and made a going away breakfast for Madi and Megan. It went surprisingly well since I didnīt have my usual spices for French toast, though the cloves worked well. But it was a success! After breakfast, Phillip and Leo went to go watch the marathon that was being held. They missed Madi and Megan leaving, which was a bit of a tearjerker.
I spent the rest of the day recovering from Pichincha and doing a little lesson planning.
... morning. It was at this point that David casually mentioned maybe it would be a good idea if I used a bottle of antiseptic spray he nabbed from the truck. I accepted. A few hours later he then suggested I get my own roll of paper and proceeded to hide the existing one. As the others spent the day hiking to a beautiful volcanic crater filled with crystalline blue water, I spent the day visiting the local doctor. It turned out she was a pretty medical student and ...
Amazing Race traveller tips
Early on I felt like I was in an episode of The Amazing Race. Why? Because Liz and I were always first in line.
We wake before our alarm.
I shower first.
We plan the day so that we don't have to rush and forget something.
We arrive 10-15 minutes prior to meeting time.
We packed carry on.
We know how to operate the ...
... course of medicine to help with the altitude adjustment, by the time we reached the end of the jetway, we were all three a little winded. We were talking to an American couple from the flight, and we all laughed at how breathless we'd already become.
Though we landed at the same time as two flights from Europe, we managed to clear immigration quickly and just as quickly had our bags in hand and met our driver in ...