We were robbed!
For the past two days we´ve been in Otavalo, about 2 1/2 hours by bus, North of Quito. The main reason for coming here is to visit the saturday markets: animal, food and of course, the touristy, gifty, tacky type stuff.
We had a good 4 hour walk yesterday to Laguna San Pablo (a lake) and Las Cascadas de Peguche (a waterfall).
And the title? Our ba...
I cannot describe the frustration that is this travel journal website. I wrote a long entry here from Tena last week just to find that it would not upload. So I apologize but this is going to be short and sweet.
Basically, Jeremy arrived over a week ago. I had a fever but stupidly got on the 6 hour bus ride for the jungle. After a long ride and then ...
Trip to Market - Boating Inside an Active Volcano
The next day, Heather and I (and a bunch of great folks from our hostel) head up to the largest market in South America (I think this might be debatable but it was cool none the less). The day started out with some amazing scenery as we headed north of Quito. We were quickly introduced to the impressive magnitude of the Andes as the picture of Volcano...