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Sep 29, 2005 - Ecuador on a big yellow truck

We met up with our group on Saturday evening and also got to see our home for the next 3-4 months, a big bright yellow truck! Unfortunately it is going to be a fairly full trip (19 on the leg to Lima, then 23 to Santiago and back to 20 for the final trek to Rio (maximum people is 23!). Oh well, despite being quite cosy on the truck it gives us lots of others to mingle with which is good, and we are not the oldest either!. The people we are travelling with first initially are: Joel & Bell (a crazy ozzie couple who we ended up spending most...

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Sep 8, 2004 - Latacunga

Kevin: I like Latacunga--it's a medium-sized town with a pretty main square and another pretty square nearby, plus a short pedestrian street and a decent supermarket. Ellen finds it dirty, smelly, and small, however, so it's probably just as well we are leaving tomorrow for the market at Saquisilí. Ellen: I don't recall being so down on it, but it definitely wasn't a favorite. Just kinda boring and generic, plus I was really looking forward to getting out on the Quilotoa Loop - more markets and small towns! There is a great restaurant here,...

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