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... suggested that we check out the Museo de Centro Banco. I think Greg was keen to go as it was in the Central Bank of Ecuador. We even joked that he was actually going for an interview there. The musuem is split over three levels and only the newer exhibitions about the Incas and Amazon tribes were also in English. As it is part of the bank they have an numismatic exhibition of ancient coins and old Ecuadorian bank notes. They also had several dioramas about ...
... of the fish, sea lions and sea turtles swimming with us! I saw Dori from Nemo as ...
In Baños (Cuenca) we have a hot spring experience, like old folks. A few hours of steambath, mud, hot and cold showers, a massage and a meal. Nice, but we are looking for nature, so we have to drive on. Cuenca is just a stopover for coffee and on we go, into the mountains. After two days of driving through these mountains, covered with cloud forest, we arrive in Macas. The last stretch from Cuenca to Macas was not relaxed. Landslides everywhere along the road. ...
... 2hr bus ride to Riobambo to then change bus and get another 6hr bus to Cuenca (as there were no direct buses). After a rocky sleep last night, we both fall asleep pretty quickly as the bus takes off, and makes the 2hr bus ride a lot quicker. We arrive in Riobambo and the bus driver pulls over and points at us and says 'Cuenca' and then points to jump off the bus. So we grab our things and are standing on the side of the road in what feels like the middle of ...
... building and architecture. Everything else in the ruins had been reduced to rubble but the temple stood tall, 600years after it was built. Alex spent the day mooching around town. He managed to get to the market and go to the Panama hat museum. Tonight we're going to have another group meal before heading northwards. The days seem to going really quickly. Need to think of something to slow our time down here!!