Day 17 Riding the Ciclopaseo of Quito

Last night we went for a bit of a wander for dinner. The place seemed eerily abandoned. The police had started taping a few of the cross streets off for some reason. Found a steak place that we had to ourselves for dinner and then headed back. Then most of the streets are taped off,…

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Day 16 Getting High in Quito

We went in search of high places in Quito. It’s not hard when you’re already at 2800m but we wanted a good look at the city. We’re near old town which has a lot of old buildings and most of them are churches. We’re not big into churches so I limit us to one –…

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Day 15 Bye Bye Galapagos, Hello Quito

This morning had a fairly early start with a 6am taxi, a ferry to Baltra, a bus to the airport and a flight to Quito. Annoyingly you “have” to be at the airport 90 mins before the flight even though it’s basically an upgraded shed. Final thoughts on the Galapagos…. – It’s quite expensive to…

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