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Category : Holiday

Galapagos Islands (PTO Ayora)

Woke up quite early and well before the alarm went off to the gentle rocking of Sagitta with Pheebs in the top bunk! (I had the luxury of the bottom double bunk!) We got up and went to the dinning room for breakfast. After which our guide Alex told us he was not feeling too good and that we would be getting another guide for the rest of our trip (which was a shame as he was a particularly good […]

Quito (Old Town) to Galapagos Islands

The alarm woke us up and we got our things sorted before heading downstairs for our private taxi. The taxi then proceeded to drive like a maniac to the airport (and which most drivers drive like idiots anyway). However as the fare was $5 and we did not have any change (nor did the driver) I had to run inside to get a bottle of water in order to pay the exact fare! Anyway we found the representative of the […]

Quito (Old Town)

Got up and had breakfast at the hotel (once we had realised it was with the room!) Not long after Pheebs ate the eggs she ran off feeling unwell! Finished my breakfast and chatted to the Americans who were sat next to me. After some lengthy conversations I checked on Pheebs who was lying in bed feeling sick. After a while she recovered and we went for a long walk to the bakery to get some bread and cake for […]

Quito (Old Town)

Got up and had a sort of shower once we had worked out how it worked! After that we had to check our bank balance after we failed to get money from the ATM last night. Luckily Pheebs Barclaycard worked! We managed to find a internet cafĂ© to check things out (which were ok so it must be our cards that do not work in the old town!) After that we found a place to have breakfast. After that we […]