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We have arrived in Manta. A small town near here is called Montecristi where the Panama hats are made. The hats are not made in Panama. In 2012 we actually saw how they are made. It was very interesting as the ladies have to bend over a large form and make the hats by weaving them.
Today us girls are off to scout out the area and see what we can find. Rich will stay onboard and do his thing. There is ...
MANTA, ECUADOR - We arrived today, Day 15 in Manta, Ecuador to partly cloudy skies and temperatures in the mid 80's. It looks like it’s going to be another hot day on tour.
There were 24 of us today on the Manta tour. First plan was to go to Pile, which, is about 30 minutes outside of the port area. We got off to somewhat of a shaky start – we had a driver and a guide in our 14-passenger Volkswagen van , but neither of them had ...
... attractive malecón area too, is booming -- with it's new waterfront condos beckoning Americans, vacationers and investors who have money to spare.
At night Manta seems to come alive even more, as cute eateries, bar and grill places, and karaoke bars start opening up. Around the corner from us is a German bakery, and on the other side somewhere in Manta is a French bakery. Update: (Oops -- the French guy may have closed his bakery and ...
... unloading their catch in the morning right next to our ship.
Ecuador appears to be a poor country.
Came back on board around 2.00 and had a pretty good day out.
Went to a vocal impressionist show last night and it was really good and amusing.
Another two sea days Monday & Tuesday before we hit Lima on Wednesday for two ...
... two of the ACJ youth group members. I felt very out of place in the room because it was full of important community leaders, but I tried my best to absorb everything that was being discussed. I learned that Portoviejo does not have potable water in its water system – it is all contaminated. This means that all water that is consumed must be purified / filtered water that has to be bought, and is therefore an additional cost to everyone in the region. At ...
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