Hostal la Posada de la Abuela
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... we came across was the Plaza Santo Domingo flanked by a church at one end, (surprise, surprise), and government buildings and shops on the other three sides, with a political rally going on in the middle! A band of sorts belting out the music, a politician on the stage telling lies, some people dancing, and hundreds just enjoying the atmosphere! We noticed a SWAT team inconspicuously standing in the shadows just in case something should happen.....nothing did! ...
... some good things and we were not disappointed when we saw a shark, several penguins and of course masses of fish, sea stars and sea urchins. I continue to be amazed by the ubiquitous masses of fish - schools of beautiful large and small schools of many different fish - including some huge schools of sardine sized ones. There also lots of solitary large fish, including a beautiful pastel rainbow coloured one. My favourite. I will find out its name.
... Conservative Prime Minister. He was assassinated a year later – for building the church it is said. I’m sure some spin doctor in the Vatican could spin the churches 400 years of iron clad rule into a story of good for the poor down trodden. The current pope speaks out against the horrors of those centuries. And there were some good thing done – education so that the people could later revolt, but the jist of the tale ...
... to be as cool as that first place we stayed". And they were ready. Or at least they thought they were.
To get to our new hotel we had to wind up and around and out of the green Mindo valley and past Quito. We hit Quito at 4:00 on Friday afternoon and entered a wedge of honking traffic. Men stood in the highway, hawking snacks to stopped cars, and helmetless riders doubled up on motorbikes squeezed and darted around jutting ...
... a ceremony just finishing up. It was packed. We visited a room below which held the bodies of important people from the church. The ceilings were so detailed and impressive. We walked to the cemetery which again was packed with people. They were drinking, eating and listening to music that their lost ones had loved. In the street we saw a commotion between the police and a couple, which was getting quite physical, Alejandro thought it could be because they were drunk and ...
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