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Travel Blogs from Riobamba
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 …
This morning we leave early without breakfast, loading up our luggage in our new, slightly larger bus. At least all of our luggage fits now in the back luggage area. We drive south now towards Quito, but stop after only a few miles at the Hacienda La Compañía in Cayambe. The Jarrin family built the house in the early 1900's. The furniture and much …
So we left the weavers and folk singers behind for Riobamba. We climbed (more like drove, but you get the idea) higher and higher in altitude, if you weren't sick already you were going to be. Riobamba is a small little town in the mountains, oh my goodness what an amazing hotel/hostel we stayed in. Why can’t all hotels in Ecuador be like …
Buenos Dias everyone!! Our drive today is a fairly short one…only an hour and twenty minutes (although we add two hours onto that… just in case). We are driving to Riobamba. We read that there is a very good market to go to on Saturday so we have planned to be there then. It is a beautiful drive and the highway is good. Once we are in Riobamba we have trouble finding our hotel… it isn't where Google Maps says it is supposed to be. We drive around a little ...
... straight after class last Friday, and for $3.50 we took a bus to Baños and got there at around 7. We started our first night in an overpriced hostel ($15 per night) with two beds per room--it was all very clean and lovely.
(We switched to a $7 one the next night.) Finally, we went out dancing for awhile until we passed out--Breakfast was at 8.
Saturday was the big day. We awoke to find Baños to be as we imagined it--a tourist ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service