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My first view of Quito  

My first view of Quito

Living the "high life" in Quito

June 25th 2007
My flights were fine - everything went very smoothly. There was however a brief moment of turbulence going over the Andes where I wondered if I would have to write a book called "Alive 2" - a sequel to the book/movie where an Argentinan rugby team crashed into the Andes and had to eat each other to keep alive! he he he. Am staying in an awesome hostel called the Secret Garden, which has amazin ... read more
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Ecuadorian Flag 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
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