Hotel Santa Lucia
Travel Blogs from Cuenca
Hats and ceramics. So much to learn, so much to appreciate.
We are in Cuenca, my raison d'Ítre for this visit. This lovely city was founded by the Spanish in 1557 on a site that resembled the city of Cuenca in Spain. It is a listed UNESCO World Heritage Trust site in part because of its many historical buildings and also, we are informed, …
What fun we had this morning, that is after we recovered from the 4:30 a.m. wakeup call! We drove south for two hours to Alausi, the terminus for the Devil's Nose train line. The train itself consists of old wooden cars with windows that slide open, pulled by a single engine. It reminded me of the train Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid rode in …
... make our way to Peru as quickly as possible, unimpressed with what Ecuador had to offer. Blatantly ripped off just for being a foreigner, stared at by those with their funny platted pig tails and crazy top hats; and forced off the pavement by those walking in pairs – I think its fair to say that Ecuador didn't like us and we didn't like them, thank you very much!
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services