Wow…we thought getting there took some steps. Leaving took almost as many. Breakfast was served at 7:00 am and promptly at 7:30 am our journey back to Quito began. We took a private bus from the main part of Santa Cruz to a ferry dock. We boarded the ferry; us below and our bags haphazardly […]
As part of touring Quito, Ecuador we found Basilica del Voto Nacional (or Basilica of the National Vow). It was architecturally one of my favorite buildings. Climbing the towers gave an amazing view of the steeples and the City of Quito.
Our tour with Intrepid officially started yesterday with a city tour of Quito, Ecuador but today we stepped foot on our first island in the Galapagos…San Cristobal. The day started fairly early with a 5:00 am wake-up call so that we could be in the van ready to go to the airport by 6:00 am. […]
View of a portion of Quito, Ecuador from La Basiica. Yesterday goes down in the books as one of my longest travel days yet and will likely hold that spot until I head home from this trip. We left my friend’s place in Seattle at 6:00 am Friday morning and arrived at our hotel in […]