Oro Verde Hotel
Travel Blogs from Manta
... in many amazing community events, meetings, and workshops. By attending community events and workshops focused on identifying and resolving socio-economic issues in the Manabí region, as well as organizing and facilitating workshops for the ACJ youth group, I believe that I am gaining a broader understanding of the society and youth culture of Portoviejo – which is my main research interest. I feel very lucky to have experienced so much of the local ...
... br> We decided to ‘hit’ the beach resort area of El Murcielago and then headed for town and the local market before strolling the Malecon back to the ship. A pleasant and uneventful introduction to South America.
Aside – Manta, or more correctly the town of Montecristi just 16kms East of the city is the center of Panama Hat manufacturing. Yes, Panama hats are made in Ecuador.
father of Ecuador,” described Luis while we admire the view of
“Ecuador is unique. We have
twenty-two provinces. We have the Amazon, the Andes, the Pacific
Coast and the Galapagos Islands,” continued Luis.
“It is beautiful,” I said while
hoping we could come back and stay for a longer period.
Claudia and Jaime took us back to the
port shortly before ...
... we want to go and negotiate a price of $10. Seems reasonable. He drops us off and we meander down the sidewalk. They are working on a lot of boats in this area. Building and renovating. We walk through the fish market and down toward the restaurant area. All the places look similar so we just pick one and order a local beer. It is a large beer so we ask for just one with ...
... love to wave at us and have their pictures taken. We then walked to the other side of town to the beautiful Murcielargo Beach. A real carnival atmosphere at this beach with hundreds of families enjoying their Sunday. Restaurants and Bars, ice cream and fruit vendors, and deck chairs and umbrellas as far as the eye could see. They apparently have 12 big beaches like this. Manta's main industry ...
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