Yarina Eco Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Right after breakfast this morning we set off in the lodge’s motorized canoe. A local school located on the opposite side of the Napo River from the lodge was our destination. On the way, Winter and Fatima continued to point out interesting birds, insects, and plants.
Soon after leaving our canoe, we came across a long line of leaf- …
A major change in plans occurred today. Originally we were to spend the day traveling by our small bus from Quito, over the Andes Mountains, to the small town of Coca and then on to our lodge in the Amazon Rainforest by motorized canoe. Along the way we were to travel through a 14,000 ft mountain pass and also stop to visit a cloud forest.
... had erupted, leaving the city shrouded in a fine, white ash that meant we should avoid going outside. Fortunately, we were at the Hilton and so we made the most of the comfortable rooms, inclusive of blackout blinds and caught up on some rest. That evening, we met our group, a mixed bunch of ages and nationalities who all, like us, are here for the trip of a lifetime. Then, it was an early night, ready for a 5am start for a flight to the ...
... we also went on a tour to the old town - the Basílica, La Rhonda, and explored the city. So many people and EVERYONE is trying to sell Pope merchandise... T-shirts, necklaces, posters, flags, key chains, hats! The president declared tomorrow a holiday because of the Pope's arrival. So our volunteer placements are all cancelled and instead we will travel to the Quilotoa laguna... "is one of Ecuador’s ...
... properties of the equator. I had told Ross the day before that the coriolas effect only applies to large bodies of water and weather systems (I'd been swotting up on equator facts) and not toilets as we'd all been led to believe. He was disbelieving and annoyed at me for pulling apart everything he ever knew. After our guide showed us the basin with the water flowing straight down out the plug on the equator, clockwise a few feet north and counterclockwise a ...