Category Archives: Ecuador

Day 15 in Ecuador

Good-bye to Ecuador Rose early and contemplated that this was my last day in Ecuador. It’s been an incredible trip – and I’m not sure I’ve ever before done so many things in such a short time. The people have … Continue reading

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Day 14 in Ecuador

Sunday in the Galapagos Woke early around 4:30 a.m., well before the alarm set for 5 a.m. Went outside and viewed the stars – they are a bit different here at the equator. Saw the Big Dipper with the North … Continue reading

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Day 13 in Ecuador

Saturday in the Galapagos Islands I entered the dining room at 6:55 a.m. and I was the only one there! Must’ve been a rough night for everyone and they were all sleeping in! Strangely empty and quiet. Sergey, the Ukrainian, … Continue reading

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Day 12 in Ecuador

Friday in the Galapagos IslandsIt was quite a night with the ship rolling to and fro and at one point my stainless steel water bottle went flying to the other side of the room with a crash, right off my … Continue reading

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Day 11 in Ecuador

Thursday trip to the Galapagos Islands The alarm woke me at 6 a.m. out of a deep sleep. Showered quickly and packed mostly, then zipped up to the Terrace rooftop where there is a free Wi-Fi signal, and figured out … Continue reading

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Day 10 in Ecuador

Wednesday in Quito! Slept in til the alarm went off and dragged around my room for a few minutes. Then rejuvenated myself with a delicious banana (no GMO here, folks – bananas taste like their supposed to, still) and went … Continue reading

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Day 9 in Ecuador

Tuesday in Quito! Woke before the alarm to drizzle and gray outside my window…looks like Seattle weather. Putzed around until about 8:30 a.m. and went downstairs to wait for my 8:40 pick-up (they call it Transfer) to the tour bus … Continue reading

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