TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Bonaventure Quito
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... already waiting for us. We tried to explain what happened, but were met by a shoulder shrugging policeman who claimed that there was nothing he could do. In come the local mob again, who were once again screaming insults at the policeman and that he was a shame for his country for not protecting tourists and doing his job. It actually worked. He sent off 2 colleagues on motorbikes to look for the culprits…and believe it or not, they returned 5 minutes later, ...
... we did in the jungle). Ouch. We had lunch at Mariposario and shared a falafel and green plantain and eggplant lasagne (they had a vegetarian section in the menu, with 8 different choices. We were in heaven). We asked Mariposario to call us a taxi to get to our next destination, but when it turned up it was extortionate. We tried to haggle with the driver who was not having it, and as we were out in the middle of nowhere we had little choice. We became ...
... shopping at various stands of handmade goods. At one point, Ms. Gamper, Jin, Logan, both Dans, and Zachary got lost around the meat vendors! After ten minutes, Victor came to the rescue, and guided them safely back to the main group.
We arrived to the poncho market together, and then had about two hours to explore and shop on our own. Almost everyone purchased a poncho, and most of the girls also bought long striped pants in a similar material (a couple ...
... updates going on the iPad, but missing the actual game was a downer. Lucky I caught some action and they delivered for us today. Good win. We spend a few more hours doing nothing before heading out for a walk to see if this end of Quito is much like other cities in South America where the city shuts down on a Sunday. Yes, much the same. It was like Bogota where it had the Main Street outside our hotel blocked off and left for cyclists ...
... This brings you to a height of 4100 meters. For those who are adventurous and not breathless, there is a hike up of an additional 1000 meters. I was surprised to see wild lupins blooming at this height. There are no words to describe this view. The photos say it all.
This is one of our last nights in Quito, so back to Vista Hermosa for dinner and the magnificent views of Viejo. Off to Banos tomorrow.
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