Travel Blogs from Quito
... Quito's volcanos, and at 4000m above sea level - the air was very thin and we were out of breath almost every 50m. The view was spectacular, and we finished the day at an authentic restaurant in the historical town where Ryan at a gunnie pig... disgusting, haha. Tomorrow we are bussing it to the quotolia loop which is a three day hike that meanders through the Andean villages, so really looking forward to that! Ryan and I also had a blast at ...
... in Chile. It was going to be really inconvenient. As we were discussing this, Francisco pipes in and just says, "Why don't you go north?" Jule and I looked at each other, the idea never having crossed our minds, and couldn't think of why not. We could go to Columbia after Ecuador and then travel up north through Central America so that Jule can meet her friends, and I can fly home really cheaply. We'd meet in Chile after New Years and then do Chile, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, and head ...
... is starting all over again. I had this same excitement the day I left Charlotte; now I've just left my island home, as we like to call it.
On an entirely different note, however, I'M SO EXCITED TO COOK/CHOOSE MY OWN FOOD!!! In Galapagos, I was at the mercy of Jatun Sacha and then my host family for every meal. Being vegan was practically impossible without just eating a plate full of rice, so I was vegetarian. Nonetheless, I ended up eating ...
... of the classroom. It was with a Brazilian couple who spoke fluent Spanish as well as Portuguese. They were from Sao Paolo, think I'm crazy as am going to Carnival, confirmed that Leblon was a great place to stay in Rio, that samba dancing is hard for foreigners, and finally wouldn't recommend going to a soccer game without a local. Or at least I think that was the gist of it!! Tomorrow I am off to Puerto Quito which is a 3.5hr bus journey north west of Quito in the cloud ...
... br> circulation du nord au sud. Hé oui, Quito fait 8km de large pour 40
km de long... En conséquence dès notre arrivée nous pouvons
"apprécier" des embouteillages impressionants qui n'ont
rien a envier à ceux de la région parisienne...
Deuxième effet "kiscool" il
faut suporter ici une pollution très gênante. Les bus dégagent des
trainées de fumée noire et nous sommes rapidement incommodés quand
nous marchons dans les rues alors que nous sommes déjà un peu en
TripAdvisor Reviews Magic Roundabout Quito
Other places to stay in Quito
12 de Octubre 1820 Ave. & Luis Cordero Street, Quito | 4 star hotelfrom $166
- Good overall hotel
- Great hotel
- Excellent hotel !!!!!!!!!!
Avenida Amazonas N19-14 y Patria, Quito | 4 star hotelfrom $133
- Avoid the unhelpful check-in staff
- A good 4 star hotel but too far from the action.
- En el centro del centro cultural
Av. Orellana 1172 y Amazonas, Quito | 5 star hotelfrom $170
- Luxurious but hectic
- Terrific JW Marriott
- Excellent place to start and end an Ecuador trip
Gonzalez Suarez N27 142, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- Buen hotel
- Humo de los motores diesel
- Good choice for moderate budget
Avda. Naciones Unidas Y Republica, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $211
Avenida Orellana N6-54, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $143
Roca 653 And Amazonas Ave , Quito | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Sehr gutes Hotel
- Very good hotel
- Solid Hotel with Great Service
12 de Octubre Ave. and Cordero 444 St, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $132
Shyris 1757 Y Naciones Unidas, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $126
Av. Republica de El Salvador N34-377, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $117
- Excelent vallue 4 star hotel
- Ein 4-Sterne Hotel, das sein Geld ist
- Gutes Hotel aber kein Internetanschluss
Alemania E5 -103 y La Republica Avenue, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $102
Av. 6 de Diciembre N34-120 , Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $109
Foch E6-12 y Amazonas, Quito | 4 star hotelfrom $90
Calle Almagro 822, Quito | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Uno stupendo hotel ecuadoriano
- Wonderful Local Hotel
- Ausgezeichnetes Personal und Unterkünfte
Cordero 1342 & Ave. Amazonas, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- Hôtel de bonne qualité et bien situé.
- Bel hôtel, très bon petit déjeuner, bon emplacement
President Wilson E8-22 & Avenida 6 De Diciembre, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $74
Luis Cordero E5-48 (1187) y Reina Victoria, Quito | Hotelfrom $21
Av Republica de El Salvador, Quito | 5 star hotelfrom $141
Av. Diego de Almagro 1245 & Av. Orellana, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $71
Joaquin Pinto 4E-150 y Cordero , Quito | Hotelfrom $39
Calle Garcia Moreno N6-52, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $163
- Really liked Hotel Patio Andaluz
- Charming but no spa!!
- Charming hotel...BUT
Luis Cordero 1342 y Amazonas, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Queseras del Medio, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $86