Oro Verde Cuenca Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... the reason is that everyone at the Panama Canal, back in the days before TV, wore these hats, procured from Ecuador, to protect themselves from the sun as they loaded ships bound for Europe. And so by combination of ignorant Europeans and Ecuadorians with no sense of self promotion, the hat became known as a Panama.
And Harry bought one. It looks great and hides the fact that his hair has fallen out with his eyebrows and is trying ...
... as though they were doing somersaults in the air! I have never seen anything ...
... suited up in our wetsuit, and hit the dusty trail (well it rains all the time here, so muddy) to a local canyon. We were given some safety instruction, canyoning lessons, and then began our hike up another mountain. We slide, clung, and carefully walked through the canyon until we got to our first waterfall. It was pretty steep, probably at a 70 degree slope, with plenty of rocky juts and rushing water. After strapping in, we rappelled down the slope, which was ...
... One weekend in April, my host family and I took a little trip to Manta. We went to see a surf competition and then ended up spending the night. Manta is one of the bigger cities in Ecuador and is known for its beaches and hot weather. We just hung out at the beach and explored the stores along the shore. I was also able to try the traditional food in the Manabi region, which is quite different from the coastal food.
At the ...
... and the four of us plus the California girl all went down to chill and smoke by the river. Cali had to leave and Hacéne came by shortly after. It's always good to see Hacéne so it was a cool reunion. Hacéne, Simone, and I went to get a nice dinner, walk around the city a bit, and got some amazing ice cream. Afterwards, we split up and went to the hostel to sleep... But not before I finally caught up on my blog! ...