Yarina Eco Lodge
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Yarina Eco Lodge Quito
Travel Blogs from Quito
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.
... the best that we are going to South America and not the South of England, where we might debate the fundamentals of cream tea etiquette. Then things got a little more stressful... transiting Miami airport. You would think two hours to clear immigration, customs then pass back through security would be a leisurely affair, especially with a bright orange FastTrack boarding pass holder. Nope. Not even close. It all went very wrong, very quickly. Getting through APC, or ...
Last night I cried myself to sleep. It was such a humbling experience to walk into my house for the next few 3 months. Norma is my 28 year old host mom. She has 3 kids; 2 boys and a girl. The oldest son's name is Jonathan. Then there's Edison and Areli. We stay on the first floor of a 3 story house. When you walk into the house on your left is a sheet that separates my parents' room from the living room. On the right lies a TV, two single ...
At least this might be how I envisioned it! I'm currently writing this sitting on a hammock on my private patio overlooking the ocean. Canoa is not for the 5 star hotel vacationer. This is a surf town and the locals come here but there are few gringos like me. No one speaks English just Spanish! I start in Spanish School tomorrow after a morning of ...