Exploring New Town in Quito!

Since we had pretty thoroughly covered Old Town on day one in Quito, we decided to creep slowly northward to La Mariscal on day two. We started our journey through La Alameda Parque, a tiny triangle park with an adorable paddle-boat river! It's the oldest park in the city, and it also boasts a really … Continue reading Exploring New Town in Quito!

Bienvenidos a Quito! Or, Our Happy Arrival In Ecuador.

After an entire day of flight delays, we finally made it to Ecuador! The nighttime drive into the city only gives tiny hints of what the city actually holds. We got ourselves immediately settled into the Secret Garden hostel so that we could wake up refreshed and ready for our first day in South America. … Continue reading Bienvenidos a Quito! Or, Our Happy Arrival In Ecuador.