Category Archives: South America

Misahualli Day 3-4-5 (Amazon Jungle Trip)

We signed up for 3 day/2 night jungle tour through a travel agency in Misahualli. It just so happened to be the agency our hostel in Banos recommended. Jose decided that he didn’t want to do the jungle tour so … Continue reading

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Misahualli day 2

The monkeys in this town are awesome. We woke up and headed to the main square and played with the monkeys for a good hour or two. They just run around and let you pet them or whatever. They crawl … Continue reading

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Banos day 7/Misahualli day 1 (puenting)

Today we had plans to finally head out of Banos. We wanted to go on a jungle trip and were told that the trips based out of Banos weren’t as good. So we planned to head 4 hours North to … Continue reading

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Banos day 6/Misahualli day 1 (puenting)

Today we had plans to finally head out of Banos. We wanted to go on a jungle trip and were told that the trips based out of Banos weren’t as good. So we planned to head 4 hours North to … Continue reading

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Banos Day 6 (Canopy)

This morning I was a little hungover, but I had already told Jon last night that that I would go canopying with him again. I kind of regretted the decision at the time, because I had already gone and wanted … Continue reading

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Banos Day 5 (Road to Puyo/Diablo Falls)

Today we got up around 930 and planned to bike ride to the neighboring town Puyo about 63kms away, was supposed to be a beautiful drive. We went to the travel agency we have been using and rented bikes for … Continue reading

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Banos Day 4 (Mirador La Cruz Bellavista)

Woke up to a knock on my door today that I had a guest waiting for me in the lobby. Jose had arrived! We caught up, and once again had oatmeal, bread with jam, and coffee for breakfast. It would … Continue reading

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Banos Day 3 (Canyoning)

Today we got up around 930 or so and had our hostel breakfast again of oatmeal, banana, and bread with jelly. Jeremy and I headed into town to meet in front of the main church in town with Rich and … Continue reading

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Banos Day 2 (Tungurahua)

Got up about 915 today as we had plans to meet to go on the horse tour to see the active volcano Tungurahua. Apparently Banos has been on “Orange” alert which means that the volcano could erupt at any time. … Continue reading

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Banos Day 1 (Quito to Banos)

When we got back to the hostel last night, we just chilled out. The bartender that was working there decided to just up and leave and take a ship down the amazon to brazil or something crazy, so I asked … Continue reading

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