Lake titcaca, inca trail, amazon, quito July 7th 2008 Hey everyone!
I´ve got about 2 weeks of recapping to do, so this might not be as detailed as I want it to be. So the night before we left for the lake, we met up with the rest of our tour group for the first time and had dinner and introductions and such. All together, including Klver (the guide) we were a group of 12, and it turned out to be a superb bunch of people. First there was Hilary and ... read more
South America » Ecuador » North » Quito 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
For those of you who don't know, I'm going on a little trip down to Peru for 3 weeks and then I'm off to Ecuador to volunteer on a biological reserve called La Hesperia, located in the cloud forest in the Andes. This is probably going to be my only form of communication with you guys, so feel free to leave me any messages! I'll try to reply back weekly (when I figure out how to work this thing ha). I'm leaving June 14 and coming back Aug 21. Wish me luck!!! ... full info