Alandaluz Hosteria y Pueblo Ecologico
Travel Blogs from Manta
It's a quick trip to Manta, only 2.5 hours
Another great beach place.
Nice hot day, perfect for a trip to the museum.
The museum was free, and a quick trip.
One floor with artifices and one of pictures.
Nothing left to do now except except sit by the sea and eat and drink.
... with this placement so far because I have been able to openly discuss many of these social issues which is very useful for my final research paper.
The office environment here is very different than what I’ve experienced in Canada, mainly because many of the employees come and go as they please so it is very hard to track someone down if I need their help with something. Also, since I am in the youth office, I am working in a hectic environment ...
After rewarding us with his
demonstration, we continued the hike and emerged into a group of
monkeys happily swinging from branch to branch. We were spellbound
when we saw the baby monkey only as big as a small stuffed toy. It
wasn't very far from the mother monkey. We watched without talking,
creeping close to the tree, listening for several minutes. We were
so close we could see its features and the way they hung on to the
... banana chips, and juice. I skipped that; will wait and eat once I get back on the ship. I browsed the small crafts stall, but didn’t buy anything. Got bored just sitting in the lodge. Seems like we spent more time sitting in the lodge than actually walking through the forest.
Our bus departed at 1:31 and we drove north on Ecuador 15 to Manta, then circumnavigated the city to let us see some different areas. Along the six-lane oceanfront boulevard, we drove by ...
... About 45 minutes later, the remainder of the group straggled into the lodge, hot, sweaty and fatigued. Pacoche was nothing like the description in Metropolitan's e-mails. We ate lunch inside the lodge and then boarded the bus for our return drive to Manta, again passing countryside villages and idyllic scenery.
We returned to the ship at 4pm. We had definitely covered a great deal in a short time span.
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking