Quito, Cuenca and the Andean Highlands Regions
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Quito is the second highest capital city in the world, right after LaPaz, Bolivia. Quito is the capital of Ecuador, and is the administrative, judicial, and political center. It's almost ten thousand feet in the air, and the heights make it difficult to breath initially.
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America Av. by pass
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If you're looking for a foreign city to call home, consider Cuenca Ecuador. With it's mild weather, gorgeous architecture, friendly people, clean water and low cost of living, it's no wonder that expats are flocking to this colonial gem in South America.
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beautiful surroundings, endless walks in nature and a large market for souvenir shopping...
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Popular vacation town, hot springs, great hikes, fun bicycle rides
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View from hostel izchayluma. Stay here! It was the highlight of our trip. We ended up spending 4 days here and contemplated junking our galapagos trip to stay longer.
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Mindo is set amongst spectacular cloud forests on Ecuador's coast-facing outer Andean slope. The town has come to be known for it's unparalleled bird watching, and there are a number of lodges and resorts that cater to this activity. It's soggy and damp as you'd expect from a cloud forest, but unbelievably beautiful.
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One of the PLANET's best kept secrets. Awesome.
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Cotopaxi. My spirit mountain. This conical, ice covered giant. The tallest active volcano on Earth. And something about it touches me on a deep, spiritual level. I am drawn to it and likewise to his sisters - Antisana, Cayambe, Chimborazo - like a horse to water. These icy heights lured me away from a life in the lowland tropics, jungles ...
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I love this damned little Andean city. It's nowhere, but it's somewhere. Empty, yet spiritual. Close to the sky, yet very far away from heaven. I will come back.
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Next stop--> Latacunga Open water diver Certification..
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Next stop --> Riobamba..! :)