El Nariz Del Diablo - Devil's Nose October 14th 2007 Riobamba is the town where the train ride to the mountain called El Nariz Del Diablo begins.
The tickets cost $11 in October 2007. They should be bought the day before. The time of sale may vary from that stated in the book. Go early. I was second in line and the man before me was buying 30 tickets because he worked for a travel agent.
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South America » Ecuador » Centre » Riobamba 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
After a very busy, expensive and totally enjoyable four months of travelling here and there in Europe and Ontario I am ready for another academic year at Laurentian University in Sudbury. Anthropology and Spanish once again will occupy the brain. Next trip ...one week ....St. Vincent and the Grenadines in Feb. 2013.
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