Day Ten: Last day before traveling back to Quito to catch our plane! September 10th 2012 Today was an adventure. We got to take a canoe trip after all! We took a canoe.. yes 16 people in one canoe.. to a community on an island that looked much like San Rafael. We did much of the same things we did on day 7: fluoride, albendazole, toothbrushes, toothpaste etc.
That evening when we returned, we went to the community that hosted us for the health promoter training the previous two day ... read more
South America » Ecuador » East » Tena 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
Hi friends and family! As you know, I will be traveling to Ecuador September 1-12 with a group from the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. I'm really excited and hope that I am able to share my experiences through this blog. I'm not great at this sort of thing so we'll see how it goes!... full info