Hotel Oro del Mar I
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... retains some colonial buildings, the rickety Hostal de las Flores being one of
Chose a room with a balcony and big windows, not facing the
mountain unfortunately – sadly some of those big windows were in the shower
which does not have very effective privacy glass, a nice treat (teat?!) for all
the passers by!
Found friendly people in the fruit & veg shop with let
me try ...
... track thinned out where the rock was covered in ice, so it was super slippery, we persisted in this for a while but then the guide instructed us to put our crampons on, well he put them on for us, i had no idea how to and there was no chance i was taking my gloves off it was pretty cold and that wind would cause frost bite pretty quickly. Once we got our crampons on, i got a very brief lesson on how to walk in them correctly, pretty funny, a brief 1 ...
Well, I take back what I said about the hacienda. Our room had a fireplace which we assumed was decorative but at 6.30 a lady came in to light a big log fire which was lovely and cosy all evening. The food and wine was excellent too. Today started fine but became very tedious. It was sunny and warm whilst we went round another local market, in Saquisili. It's really for ...
Yes, there are some KFCs here. (Also known as "Chicky Park"!) We are in Riobamba eating lunch. It's been a long, but scenic drive so far. We've all had a few siestas, and several pit stops at gas stations along the way. The pit stops have been because we're all intentionally drinking extra water to help prevent altitude ...
... Oh well must just be the starter. Nope. That was it and all for three times the price of a decent breakfast. After some heated words the lady ran out the door cackling away. We were fuming!
Not happy and ready to punch someone we bought some lovely looking bread to fill the gap left by the 'breakfast'. Apparently lovely looking bread should be flavoured with aniseed. No thanks. Horrible. To the bus and lets get the clark out of here,.. no photos here.
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