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... lied! There were
a lot of shop bought masks & heads plus some very large & sophisticated
replicas the rich kids had attached to their 4 x 4’s and were showing off by
driving around the streets. My preference was for the handmade ones, especially
where it was written on who it represented, such as the police, an architect or
other miscellaneous enemies.
After dark it was packed with people promenading and young
... 100 waterfalls, and sort of celebrated the 4th of July.
Riobamba: This average Ecuadorian city does´t attract many tourists, but the nearby Chimborazo (now inactive) volcano was calling our names. We made lots of friends with locals, who approached us often, teeming with curiosity. We then went to dig on this super high volcano...making some vicuña friends along the way (some cousin of the llama/alpaca). The highest point you can reach at ...
... Their correct contact information is on their very good website:
Edison, the owner and a dead ringer for Robert Downey Junior, picks us up in his 4WD at 8.00am sharp and off we go to Chimborazo. The drive there takes around 90 mins and we pass through the suburbs of Riobamba ( which is bigger than we thought), through the outlying villages and then rising into the Paramo (moorlands). We continue ever ...
... on some hats and of course visited the
cathedrals and churches. We did find a very very nice pizzeria and that
along with fresh lemonade left a nice taste leaving the town.
0695 : locals on the move.
0699 : locals at work, so so many shoe shiners
The following morning, we headed north two hours to the adventure town of ...
... the mountain which catches all the rain clouds from the Pacific. Even a steep climb up to the El Indio mirador failed to yield a sighting.
Cutting our losses, we took a bus the next day to Riobamba. The journey gave us our best sightings so far (see pictures taken from bus).
Four days in Riobamba, the town allegedly laid out to afford the best views of the mountain, have yielded ...