Day 3 of Quito

Woke up early again for my spanish lessons, then had a lovely breakfast and headed out for the day! Caroline, Philip and I took a quick uber to el Teleferico, a cable car that takes you to the top of el Pinchillo for 8.50. But make sure you go early enough in the day so … More Day 3 of Quito

Mitad del Mundo

The next day, we woke up and went for a short walk around, then headed off with two friends from the hostel to La Mitad del Mundo (center of the world, equator line!) We took the bus there, about 35 cents, and an hour later we arrived at this very fancy looking park. It cost … More Mitad del Mundo

Old Town Quito

Oh so I forgot to add! The hostel offers spanish lessons, so every morning I had a one on one lesson from 7-9 with the most wonderful woman. It was nice to start easing into the spanish and do a little review before hitting the streets. After my lesson, Caroline and I headed to the … More Old Town Quito

Bienvenido a Quito

WOW. I had very few expectations coming into my travels throughout South America, and have been simply blown away at how amazing it has been already. I spent the last 3 days in Quito, Ecuador, and nearly every single experience was one of learning, exploring, and trying something new. First, I have to explain my … More Bienvenido a Quito