Welcome to Cuenca! March 11th 2007 Not quite as I´ve been here since Wednesday but a belated welcome anyway. We got on a bus at 5.00am in Quito. Me and the Sophies ad the bright idea of not going to bed the night before so we stayed out until the salsa clubs closed at four. Good idea in the end as I slept pretty much the whole eleven hours down to Cuenca. Not looking forward to doing that again in a hurry! Me and Louisa moved in w ... read more
South America » Ecuador » South » Cuenca 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
Currently trying to cram all the travelling I can in between uni terms after a rather serious bite from the travel bug.
My South American travels begin here
Part two of South America here
Return visit to Ecuador 2009
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