Hacienda Abraspungo

Km. 3 1/2 Via Riobamba - Guano, Riobamba, Ecuador | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $118.00
 

Travel Blogs from Riobamba

Travelling the Avenue of Volcanoes

A travel blog entry by nancycaldwell on Jan 29, 2014

2 comments, 17 photos

The trip to Riobamba took us down the Avenue of the Volcanoes; on both sides of the highway were the Andes Mountains, with active volcanoes all around. This is the first day we have had appreciable cloud cover; unfortunately it obscured the snow-capped volcanoes. But we were able to see the equator as we passed by. I am standing in the southern …

¡science! nothing ever goes according to plan...

A travel blog entry by khuisman

23

... as we go, and after being macheted, the stumps and debris are very sharp. One day while we were hiking down, I slipped and fell, and a stump of bamboo came very close to puncturing my leg. Instead it punched a hole in my pants, thank god. These things do not scare me at all; please no one worry!! If I am not worried, you should not be either.
The food we eat in the field is very basic, yet hot and delicious! There is a common food called Machica ...

Riobamba

A travel blog entry by benschulz01

3

A lot of guide books say that everyone traveling through Ecuador will make his or her way through Riobamba at one point. It's located at a crossroads in the country. It's where highlands meets coast, meets forest. I spent 45 minutes here at an extremely busy bus station before boarding a bus to Alausi. One thing about the bus system in Ecuador is that it is cheap...I mean cheap, cheap. I took some pictures of prices to use in my classroom and I am floored. The ticket ...

Going Native for a few days

A travel blog entry by cherub94

5

... bean to de-shell them and grind, using all arm strength possible. Next we add a mixture of milk, cinnamon and sugar and melt all together. The smell is.....no words can describe! A few minutes later we are sitting at the table, with a huge pan of liquid chocolate waiting for orders, when a bowl of chopped banana is placed in front of us....we attack! Once the very last dregs of chocolate are consumed we sit there thinking that life could not get any better. However, we are ...

Baños and the Volcano of Fire

A travel blog entry by blake.tom

51

... the End of the World'. This is a large swing attached to 'El Casa Del Arbol' - a treehouse which sits precariously close to the edge of a steep drop. Surrounded by green mountains and clouds rising from below, it is quite the sight.

We decided to hire a couple of quad bikes for the journey, Katie and I on one and Anna on the other. We hit the road at speed and made it to the top after around an hour. It took a little time to get used to the gears - the system is similar ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on Km. 3 1/2 Via Riobamba - Guano, Riobamba, is near Silver Island (Isla de la Plata), Pro Bici, and Lakes of Ozogoche (Lagunas de Ozogoche).
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