Saturday Night Fight June 9th 2007 My last stop in Ecudaor before heading off into Colombia was the market town of Otavalo. A bustling and colourful affair, Otavalo´s Saturday market is one of Ecuador´s finest. Great for people watching. My favourite sight was a women walking around with twenty fluffy duckings waddling behind her, ready for sale!
The indoor meat market was also interesting. It seems that NO part of any animal ... read more
South America » Ecuador » North » Otavalo The "Republic of the Equator" was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Colombia and Venezuela). Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors. A b... ... read more