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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
TripAdvisor Reviews Hacienda Uzhupud Cuenca
Travel Blogs from Cuenca
... Amazon tribes which climaxed with five shrunken heads. As it was only 3ish when we left the museum, we decided to have another wander round the town. Unfortunately, as we were visiting Cuenca on a Sunday, nearly everything was closed. We hadn't noticed it so much earlier in the day with all the hustle and bustle of locals going to mass, but by mid afternoon it was clear there was not a whole lot to do. It reminded me and Greg of the time we went to Sicily ...
... then hiked to the top of a small mountain cliff to see about 30 Frigate birds hanging ...
... rumble and mud fall down the hillslopes onto the road. Most of it has already been cleared but every now and then only half of the road is free. If this hits your car you go with it into the deep. Or you are flattened, like happened to one driver. I see carglass, amidst rocks and rumble, tracks into the ditch by the side of the road. Maybe this one was lucky, maybe not. There are basically two roads from Cuenca to Macas, one to the left of the valleys, one to the ...
... cloth and had a chair for teacher and a chair each for both Kirsty and I. Behind the teacher was a whiteboard, on the wall around the room were pieces of paper saying what the days of the week were, the months, the seasons, etc. This was really like going back to primary school, except usually when children go to primary school they already have a basic grasp of the language, we were starting from pretty much a blank slate!! I assume ...
... or the places of interest. The problem with Cuenca is two-fold: it is overrun with white folks, and it is a big city. Traffic, exhaust, noise, stressed people much similar to Quito. I enjoyed Cuenca but I wanted a city similar to Otavalo in size and tempo, where I could head out for day trips or spend a couple of hours in the park or at a local museum.
We arrived back at the hostel late, and tired. I had skipped out of the museum for a leisurely lunch. ...