Oro Verde Machala Hotel
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Oro Verde Machala Hotel
Travel Blogs from Machala
... she would give me the change afterward. As soon as I was leaving, two little girls put 5 cents on the table and entered the toilet, I put my hand out for the 5 cent. The woman threw these 5 cents into the money box. I looked at her and said '5 cents' and the woman shook her head and put up 10 fingers. I shook and put 5 fingers, pointed at the girls, and used gesture 'women, told me, 5 cent' and she shook her head and kept 10 fingers ...
Miles 219 Total 17,849
On the road at 08-00 as no breakfast offered at the hostel ( which is normal) and I wanted to get close to the border so food could wait. Very cautious with the GPS but it seemed to be confident of the way. Well, it headed south & south west most of the day so it was heading in the right direction but going through places that were not on my map. I was a long 215 miles through fantastic ...
... able to see the eyes of a cayman and apparently an anaconda, although we're skeptical that it actually was one! After dinner a few of us opted to do a short night walk. This was not one for the aracnaphobes. Spiders everywhere!! The most impressive though was the giant grasshopper and iguana the size of a hand and about an inch thick! The next day we travelled up the river again and stopped for a 3hr trek, seeing much the same as the previous day. ...
... Galapagos boat.
Then we came back to the lodge before the night walk in a couple of hours, before dinner. We saw lots of fishing spiders, the ubiquitous stinky turkey, snail kites, a hummingbird, black fronted nun birds, a ladder tailed nightjar, a drab water tyrant (who names these birds?!), a tiger heron, a white chinned jacamar and a crested yellow kilted vulture circling overhead. It was quite impressive.
Last minute transfer from Mancora to Guayaquil - Last portion cancelled, stop in Machala - Met Argentinian - Missed first CIFA transfer because bus ride attendant called once we were back on the road - Walked downtown, fire in the streets and pows all around. - Could catch last bus ride of the day, on 31st - Walked to catch Fb, mom and dad were on the bus... - ZigZag ...