Hotel Italia

Address: Avenida Huayna Capac y Av. Espana , Cuenca, Ecuador | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Avenida Huayna Capac y Av. Espana , Cuenca, is near El Cajas National Park (Parque Nacional Cajas), New Cathedral (Catedral de la Immaculada), Rio Tomebamba, and Plaza Abdon Calderon.
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Travel Blogs from Cuenca

First day in Cuenca; Walk up to Turi

A travel blog entry by ericjon97 on Sep 17, 2014

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I received an email this morning from a girl named Andrea who I did not know at all. Apparently Melissa let her know that I’m here in Cuenca, and Andrea was nice enough to offer to show me around. She picked me up from my hostel at 8pm and we went out for a bite to eat and a drink at a restaurant called Fogo. It was in Turi, near the church I had walked to today, and it was great to see the view ...

Cajas National Park and Spa Experience

A travel blog entry by davidandmaria on Aug 06, 2014

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... in particular who became restless and naughty were given the treatment to rid them of the evil spirits. Some of the plants were also used for dying wool and others for food like the nice smelling mint.

We saw some of the llamas that had been released back into the mountains and an eagle flying overhead. Pumas and Spectacled Bears are around on the mountain but very,very rarely seen.

We were taken into a 'Paper Tree' forest that could be ...


A travel blog entry by jeastty on May 28, 2014

... and I'm having some trouble adjusting. I feel that I can never catch my breath and have a light but persistent headache.

The van ride from Guayaquil to Cuenca was beautiful and virtually all vertical; very reminiscent of going to Volcan, Panama. Similar climate.

I did virtually no research for this trip, as Davita handled most of my arrangements, and although I usually play the role of tour guide, ...


A travel blog entry by rangjill on Mar 08, 2014

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... an alcoholic drink made from panela (sugarcane), cinnamon, and fruit juice called lulu. It is served warm and on a chilly night in the mountain-enclosed city, it is perfect. After dinner, we walked around the "La Ronda" district. It is a revitalized area in the city that aims to attract more tourists and locals alike. Jose showed us an area that only a few years ago, used to be the most dangerous part of Quito. The open area now boasts views of the surrounding mountains, ...

Colonial city in the mountains

A travel blog entry by svaneflight on Dec 01, 2013

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... ruins from an old indian civilization. At the park they also had lamas and parrots and a small kiosk with real Belgium waffles which the girls gobbled to great delight.

After a couple of days at Hostal alternative we moved into our apartment. It was located in front of the river right across from the historic center of Cuenca and had every convenience we could hope for like washing machine and television and we enjoyed this home away from home.