Hostal Dona Esther
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- Airport Transportation
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed
TravelPod Member ReviewsHostal Dona Esther Otavalo
Very nice place to stay with friendly dutch owner. The restaurant services nice food too
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Travel Blogs from Otavalo
... flies by.
I may get in another post on this section of the trip. There are a couple of restaurants I could write about and who knows what else.
Glad to be here,
March 3rd, 2015
It occurs to me that I have enough words in these blogs for a small ebook – easy to be read in one evening. I sure wouldn’t give it a lot of my writing time but I wonder if people would enjoy ...
... and over jovial – that is how I will describe us. The locals smile but the intensity and joviality bothers me – I gotta think it is more than a bit grating for the locals. And the water in Cotacachi is maxed out since whitey arrived. And I wonder about the firewood. I’m told it is eucalyptus – fast growing and plenty of it. Now if we could do something about the intensity.
Glad to be here,
January 27th, 2015 ...
... communities on sustainable agriculture techniques and supplies them with useful crops. We learned this firsthand when we spent a morning planting bamboo on the riverbanks of two villages. This plant offers valuable flood protection and is also a natural carbon sink, making it ideal.
Our afternoons at Arajuno were more tranquil than the labor-intensive mornings and included a visit to a local animal rescue center specializing in the rehabilitation of illegal ...
... trip right when we will return from the Galapagos. Nikkinand Julia were really excited about the prospect of participating in some way, so we spent a great deal of time changing flights and hotel reservations to make it happen. In the evening, we went to Suzy's mother's house where they had about 25 people for dinner and to celebrate Jose Antonio's birthday. Every one was so kind. They all speak fluent English. Enjoyed catching up with Pepe, whom we hadn't seen in about 25 ...
... is a typical instant blend (not yum). As we're dining, we realize that the rest of the group is probably waiting outside of the bus wondering where we are. Times like these it's good to be rubbing elbows with the people in charge ; )
Otavalo is an enormous market. A pretty typical market that boasts jewelry, fresh produce, read-to-eat meals, art, clothing, scarves, etc, etc. The difference with this market and others that ...