Hotel El Quijote
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel El Quijote Cuenca
Travel Blogs from Cuenca
... a success so far. On April 7, I left Boston to Panama City, where I spent one night. My time there was sweet and short. I chose to use Couchsurfing to lodging in Panama City, as my journey will be a most economic one! What Couchsurfing is is essentially a social network for a places to stay all around the world. It is also a great tool for social interaction. Juan can attest to this as he wrote his thesis about it.
... we are continually searching for shade. Sunscreen is a must. The tour took us through the narrow city streets, past some markets, churches, museums and ending up high on a hill overlooking the city with its red tiled roofs. The tour took about two hours to complete and was well worth the $5 US ticket!
Cuenca is a town that is easily covered by walking and the Historic Centre was our starting point for sightseeing during the week. ...
... see the town, we thought that it Looks like Toulouse, it is also called the red town or the town with the 1000 churches.
The town, specially the old historical centre has many churches, cathedrals, basilica
It is very modern, it seems to be based on European standards.
- there is membership cards for public transport or in the bus, a way in and a way out
- there is traffic lights and pedestrian pathways
... couple of days to do that.
I got dinner in town, picked up an ice cream on my way back to the hostel, and now I’m just chilling at the hostel. It was pretty warm when I arrived here during the day but it is really chilly here at night. It’s quite a nice change from Guayaquil where it was warm all the time. Definitely no need for A/C here. It should be good sleeping conditions here tonight. ...
... climb that took us to over
4000 metres. The scenery at the start of the climb was of a cloud forest with
very green thick vegetation and then we climbed into the clouds before emerging
above the clouds to full sunshine. The vegetation changed to alpine and when we
had a short stop for the driver to have lunch at a lookout spot you could look
down into the valleys but only so far before the blanket of cloud ...