Otavalo March 2nd 2011 Last weekend we went to Otavalo to visit its famous indigeno market. We were told to get there as early as possible and as the city is alomost a 2h busride away we got up at 6am and arrived at 8:45am. Absolutely worth it!
The textil market on saturday is just huge and there are soo many things to see.
Once you enter the market area you are surrounded by stalls offering products in every colour t ... 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