Hacienda La Primavera

Caserio La Primavera , Otavalo, Ecuador | Lodge
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Travel Blogs from Otavalo

Alausi

A travel blog entry by benschulz01

10

... track. When you first pull in, a group of Chimborazos are dancing to traditional music. It feels all very staged and cheesy but it was informative. After a quick snack, we got back on the train and rode back to Alausi. I couldn't help but be reminded of a similar ride in Chattanooga that attracts tourist to ride a small section of rail line out, walk around a museum, then return to the point of origin...only used by tourists and not many locals. Sound ...

Otavalo Market

A travel blog entry by lucywillson

22

Day trip today to Otavalo and the line of the Equator.

On arrival at the bus terminal I helped two Canadian tourists who didn't know how to get to the handicraft market and had no map - I said they could join me and Dave because we were going that way and I'd been there before so I knew my way around. It was nice to help out. Once they'd left us, Dave and I carried straight on to the animal market. Although people were packing up, there were more animals ...

You Can Never be Unhappy in a Poncho

A travel blog entry by lisasadventures

4

... mountains, making us painfully aware of how torpid we were being in Otavalo. We went out for some, nay, much Mexican food the next night. It was great catching up with them after such a long time. And I learnt they read my blog! Hi Luuk and Lonneke!

The Otavaleņos are very fortunate, even in their misfortune. I read somewhere, though I can't for the life of me remember where, that Otavaleņos are the most wealthy indigenous group in the world. ...

Pigs, Orchids, & the Equator!

A travel blog entry by friesendm

25

... busy and boisterous. Pigs, however, stole center stage, mostly because of their ability to protest being moved in ways and to places not of their choosing at rock concert decibel levels.

The Otavalo people - Otavaleņos - are a fascinating indigenous group in the region north of Quito who've adapted well to the modern world. Probably the most affluent indigenous group in the continent, ...

Cloudy Skies and Vibrant Textiles

A travel blog entry by chimichenga

20

... market while I haggled with the diligent natives for alpaca blankets and a wool hat, bringing me to the realization that I'd prefer the music of the 1880s over that of the 1980s more times than not. The mingling of new with old, pop with ethnic, north with south, trend with tradition, makes for quite an interesting vibe here. However, it's impossible to see the number of Ecuadorians who choose to go gringo without noticing ...

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