Travel Blogs from Cuenca
... was sleeping) or texting (much). I tried to engage them with some ethics case studies, and they had some really good questions afterwards about the topic, so mercifully, at least some of them were engaged and paying attention. They were a good group, although culturally, there are differences in their viewpoints in contrast with American students. American students do have moral, ethical drivers, but they also are concerned ...
... plans to come back for lunch before leaving the next day! While walking back we also ran into a really cool antique shop we had noticed the other day, and walked around again to take some pictures. We also grabbed some ice cream that was next door to our hostel to finish off our last full day in Cuenca! Our last day had only one task to fulfill - go to the Museo del banco and see the shrunken heads! And go to the museum we did! It was only a short walk there, and since we ...
We were glad to escape mad Mancora, because as fun as it was, there are only so many days of lunchtime onwards drinking you can handle at our age!! So we arrived in Ecuador in Cuenca which is a cute old city with lots of churches, both new and old. We explored the cobbled streets noticing that people looked far more 'white western' here than anywhere else we had been. The walls are dotted ...
... you can get your picture taken with the weird old guy in the plaza dressed like it's 500 years ago, or maybe we'll take you for a ride on that funny little train, the green one with the dumb music, you know, the one that looks like a bunch of turtles all joined together for some reason. Now scram while daddy finishes his giant steak. This thing is massive, I have to be careful I don't fill up so much that I can't drink more beer. Maybe we need to do some more hiking, work up an ...
... and their mother aren't together, you can hear the babies call for their mother very loud. That happens very often.
Friday morning, we walked to the airport to take an airplane back to Guayaquil. The ride was about an hour and a half. At ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center