Hotel Monte Selva

Thomas Halflants y Juan Montalvo, Banos, EC180250, Ecuador | Hotel
Prices starting from $51.00

Travel Blogs from Banos

Amazonas Spanish School: Week No. 1, Part 2

A travel blog entry by clarasudamerica


I woke up Thursday morning cheerful and excited for my Spanish school's weekly evening salsa class. I love to dance, and have been drawn to salsa ever since I met Orlay (from Cuba) and David (from Spain), two pianists who studied at Yale School of Music while I was completing my B.A. in Humanities and M.M. in oboe performance through Yale's five- …

Onward, to Banos

A travel blog entry by mightyperlines


Today, we packed up, said goodbye to Suzy, and drove off for Banos. Pepe had used his contacts to have Avis deliver a car to his house this morning. Saved us a huge hassle. The drive was about four hours through some of the most beautiful valleys and mountains anywhere. But driving here takes patience and nerves of steel. The yellow and white lines painted on the roads ...

Ecuador v. Inglaterra y el agua muy caliente

A travel blog entry by rischontheroad


... that it's good for your health to soak in really hot water and then plunge into a pool of very cold water. One of the pools was much less crowded than the others so I went for that one first. Big mistake! The water was BOILING hot. I made it as far as waist deep before I bailed. One of the Spa Wardens suggested I try the other more crowded pool because it isn't as hot. Figures. That's why it's more crowded! I tried the cold water plunge once, and that was enough for ...

Adventures in Baños!

A travel blog entry by sharissajj


... After the massage and some dinner, we headed to the thermal baths which was only a two minute walk away. The baths are situated right beside a beautiful waterfall which also feeds very very cold water into a pool and some showers for washing off after the hot baths. They are quite busy as a lot of the locals go in the evening, and only one medium sized pool had a moderate temperature. There are two other pools, one being the waterfall fed cold water and the other ...


A travel blog entry by captain-slog


... scared it and it flew away!

Luckily Hebe and Graham are on the Mary Anne tomorrow as well, so we have a pact to rescue each other, or to maroon her on a desert island! The other plan was for Graham to pop out into Quito and get some of the ...

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This hotel, located on Thomas Halflants y Juan Montalvo, Banos, is near Otavalo Market, Laguna Cuicocha, Cathedral of Quito (La Catedral), and Presidential Palace (Palacio de Gobierno).
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