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High from Cotopaxi

On Saturday we journeyed to Cotopaxi, the second highest volcano in Ecuador and a great day trip from Quito. Our minibus took about 90 minutes to get to the park entrance, where you can stop for ten minutes to help you acclimatise to the altitude. 282 mots de plus


Questival by Cotopaxi

You may have seen my blog post from last weekend about the Questival we were participating in hosted by Cotopaxi. Now that I’ve sort of caught up on sleep, I wanted to share our experience with you and encourage you to sign up for a future Questival in a town near you! 317 mots de plus

1862: Cotopaxi Erupts

Frederic Edwin Church: Cotopaxi (1862)

Cotopaxi is one of the world’s highest volcanoes, located in the Andes Mountains about thirty miles south of Quito. It has erupted more then 50 times since 1738, the resulting lahars (mudflows) forming numerous valleys around it. 127 mots de plus

Thursday 11th May. Cuenca, Ecuador.

Over the last week or so in Ecuador, we’ve experienced lots of highs and lows (literally), as well as two fantastic cities, volcanoes, views and vistas of all sorts. 1 816 mots de plus


Pray and breathe

I have done a fair bit of travelling in the last few years. Not all of it was hardcore ‘authentic’ travel, sometimes it was just moving from one place to another. 493 mots de plus


I’m not really a « purse » person, I only have 1 (ish) and I often leave the house without it. But, I do have bags… 446 mots de plus