Hotel Reina Isabel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Very nice hotel, clean & modern
Only rated down to 3 *s because the rooms are completely un-soundproofed! Every footstep, conversation, rattling trolley etc out in the corridor echoes straight into the room crystal clear!
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Officially join the tour group today, most of whom have come straight from Sydney. One other couple came from Galápagos Islands a couple of days after me, another came early & spent a couple of days in Lima, Peru. Nice bunch of people, all from Australia, though 2 poms & a swede, all of whom have been living in Australia for some time …
The phone rang this morning at 2.30.....
What is Spanish for ' Bugger off, you've got the wrong room'?
I woke up again at 6am and decided that I may as well get up so that I could get my room changed and also sort out my missing trip which is supposed to be at 9am this morning. The tour office doesn't open until 8.30 so this could …
The altitude here in Equador has a definite effect on the body. In Quito we are at about 2800 metres which is about 9000 feet - a shade under two miles above sea level. Even going up steps and walking around leaves you a bit breathless. You have to really concentrate on breathing in as deeply as you can to maximise oxygen intake.
Today was …
... side. Starting off its a dry arid landscape with dead bushes and cactuses. Within 20 minutes you suddenly drive into a wet, rainy almost tropical green scenery with no real change in altitude either. Then 15 minutes later your back in desert again. It's very volcanic, one Island.. Isabela.. has a total of 5 volcanoes on it, all active. Some of the beaches are just stunning, typical powder white sandy beaches and blue water. But the real reason people travel here is because ...
... we had purposely arrived a day before the tour's start. We went to a museum marking the equator and showing how people preceding the Inca knew of the equator and marked the equinoxes and solstices on a calendar similar to a sundial. In the PM we went to a museum showing how various Ecuadorian cultures used their handcrafts ...