Hotel Cuello de Luna
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Heute besuchen wir den quirligen Indigenenmakt von Pujili. Wir sehen, wie die einheimischen in den Ort kommen um Waren zu verkaufen oder zu tauschen und Notwendiges kaufen.Es herrscht geschäftiges Treiben und so kommen wir aus dem Staunen nicht mehr raus. Es gibt viele exotische Früchte, es wird gekocht und gegessen, viele Frauen tragen ihre schöne …
... an eternal and hardly fulfilled wish. The weather is just not good enough. It is either rain, freaking cold or strong wind. Or all of the above. Funny, so close to the equator. Taking the small roads through the mountains we get stuck behind an iron bridge, where some of the wooden layers are missing or rotten. Having judged the possibility to cross it anyway (the bridge must be in daily use by cars, judging by the tracks), ...
... got back in time for lunch and then decided to do another short hike to the waterfalls but the rain stopped us from getting in. Even the promise of a free beer couldnt tempt us. This evening we enjoyed another great dinner and did a quiz with all the other backpackers which was great fun. We got up early the next morning and hiked up Cotopaxi volcano, to the glaciar at over 5000m. Cotopaxi is the second highest volcano in Ecuador (5987m) its also an active volcano and it was under ...
... we set off in the cold and lung challengingly thin air up a winding path with strong winds and stinky sand. The views were staggering but only kept getting better. At the 4800 metre mark we reached the refuge. We rested and relieved ourselves (thirsty work this climbing) for a few minutes and then set off the last much steeper, thinner aired last leg up to the Cotopaxi snow line. The edge of the glacier. It was pretty ...
... bowls of quinoa soup, fresh bread and fruit were put on the table. It was excellent! There was a group of about twenty four travelers staying here for a few days. The place offers trekking, horseback riding, and trips to the ice field or summit of Volcano Cotopaxi. The hostel itself is at 4500m elevation, so the air is quite thin, the summit of the volcano is at 5897m, so some of the more adventurous types were here to get acclimatized prior to ...