Quito

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Me and my sleepy friend!
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Staci Edwards
Galapagos, October, 2015I cannot describe to you how fortunate I feel, to be invited to explore more of these mysterious islands.  And how strange and marvelous the circumstances!  To be …
Snorkel the crystal, warm waters of the Galapagos archipelago
Adventure Life had the pleasure of hosting award-winning travel writer, Don Mankin, on his recent trip to the Galapagos. Don's blog, The Adventure Geezer, is an insightful reference for the …
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Adventure Life
Some of us arrived in Quito a few days before going to the jungle. Quito is a beautiful city with some of the nicest people on earth. You are made to feel safe and very much at home. My first few …
Vermilion Tanager, acrylic, marker and colored pencil
Author
Staci Edwards
We had one full day in Quito, Ecuador.  We stayed at La Rabida Hostel, which doesn't mean the same thing as what you picture when you think 'hostel'!  We had our own …
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Robert Chappelle
Yay!!! This was our first day in Quito! Our original plan was to do zip lining and bird watching all day. Our guide suggested that we stop by a museum that was located on the equator! O_O In a …
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Robert Chappelle
Hello everyone!!! This is Justin! I am creating this blog to show everyone the adventures we had on the Amazon!! ^_^ Thanks to Adventure Life, we were fortunate to plan a trip to the Amazon …
Quito City
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Mindy Teini
Today we start the long journey from Montana to Quito, Ecuador for our Galapagos Adventure. Our flight didn’t depart too early, 7:00 am, and we made it through airport security without issue. …
In front of Quito's Basilica
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Haley Rowell
Returning to mainland Ecuador after sailing in the Galapagos, I was amazed at the largeness of Quito. Due to the flight delay on our way to South America and the consequential re-arrangement of our …
On the train from Salinas
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Haley Rowell
If you’re anything like myself, you have a ‘fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants’ type attitude. You might often overlook small details, which occasionally become important in the …
Killing time in the Houston airport
Author
Haley Rowell
I have yet to meet a world traveller who has never faced the dreaded “D-word:” delayed. As an individual who has experienced my fair share of airline delays, I find it only appropriate to …
View from the top of the basilica
Views of the city from Quito's Basilica del Voto Nacional on an Ecuador tour We're not the only ones who think Quito is a great place to visit. National Geographic Traveler recognizes Quito, …
Colorful handmade carpet in for the Guatemal Easter Festivals
Intricate carpets line the streets in Antigua during the Easter celebrations   Adorned in purple robes, cucuruchos march the streets of Quito during Good Friday Discover the energy of …

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