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Volcanoes and Eye Doctors

You might be wondering why we are writing about volcanoes and eye doctors.  Living where we do, volcanoes are something over the years we have had to learn to deal with.   745 mots de plus

Ecuador's Cotopaxi volcano may threaten 325,000 people

From BBC News, Aug 2015

Hundreds of thousands of people living south of the Ecuadorean capital, Quito, could be at risk from an eruption of the Cotopaxi volcano, officials say. 102 mots de plus


The Middle of the World

I arrived in Quito, Ecuador last week. I’m currently staying at Vida Verde, which is a Spanish language school. I’m taking classes there for the next six weeks to improve my currently terrible Spanish. 588 mots de plus


Everybody’s Working for the Weekend!

This weekend we opted to attend 2 days of a “Spanish Workshop” put on by the Language and Cultural Facilitators (LCFs) of Peace Corps Ecuador. They were the same people who gave Spanish lessons during the three months of training. 333 mots de plus


Censorship of the white Grim Reaper, Cotopaxi

I stand on a rooftop in Latacunga, Ecuador, this morning watching as dark smoke billows from the summit of Cotopaxi, a great cloud of ash extends west over the town of Santa Rita where I stayed two days ago. 310 mots de plus


Cotopaxi Volcano - update 08/21/15

Cotopaxi Volcano Ecuador, Sincholagua webcam
Still cam loop slowed by 1/4,
11 images in loop, runs from 13:41:41 UTC to 14:31:42 UTC, about
50 minutes. Recorded 10:00am CDST. 65 mots de plus