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... covering every aspect of the indigenous peoples and also was built on the ruins of an ancient city. Through the new part of the city and crossing three of the four rivers and up to a lookout. Cuenca looks very big from here but photos do not do it justice as it is rainy and overcast. Down into the new city area we stop for lunch - guinea pig, pork and chicken. - I have a plate of potatoes and ...
... and in big trouble. It was a great hike though, and the view from the top of the mountain was pretty spectacular. Cajas is known for having a lot of lagoons, or little ponds, so it was pretty cool to see from the top. Unfortunately the weather wasn’t as nice as I was hoping it would be, but it wasn’t raining, so it was good enough.
The whole hike took about 2.5 hours, but at the end of the hike ...
... us and we decided to catch the earlier
back bus to get out of the weather. The other reason was the bus boy when we
arrived said the only other bus back may not come so we left earlier than we
wanted and arrived back in Cuenca at the bus station. We tried to buy a bus
ticket to Riobamba, our next stop, in 2 days’ time but they wouldn’t sell it to
us so far in advance!? We then got a taxi to the museum we had been at
yesterday that was closed ...
... ordered a fish dish where the fish turned out to be salty and quite tough, and the salad tasted strongly of capers or pickle despite not having capers or pickles in it. The restaurant had some artistic lampshades and vases made from painted cutlery - I had to get a picture!
After dinner I took Emma, Kate and Andrew on a quick tour of some of Cuenca's churches, because at weekends the fronts are lit up at night. Beautiful. Then back to the hostel to bed.
Buenos Dias everyone!! Day 2 of staying in Cuenca. Not sure what there is to do here, so we eat breakfast. Breakfast is prepared for you when you are ready for it… ask for scrambled eggs, with cheese and ham (huevos revueltos con queso y jamon)… it is very good!! We spend the entire day just wandering the streets, going in and out of shops, we find a market with fresh fruits, vegetables and meat for sale. The meat section is very ...