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Monthly Archives: January 2009

What is Slow Travel … slower travel?

I read a discussion the other day about slow travel and what it meant. The debate was fairly heated, which seems a little silly to me because I think that the term can mean different things to different people and still be acceptable. But apparently we need one definition. I also found out that the […]

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We have only been to Cotacachi!

We were sitting in our favorite banana split shop, the 4 of us enjoying the marvelous concoctions of fresh banana’s, handmade Blackberry, Pineapple, and Mango sobet, topped with rich whipped cream, when 3 other folks entered the shop and sat down at the table next to us. Are you from America? The question coming from […]

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Contrasts between the U.S. and Ecuador Holidays

One of the reasons for deciding to spend some time traveling as a family was for all of us to learn more about different cultures. We believe it is important for our children to develop an understanding and respect for cultures outside of their own, and believe that there is much to learn traveling to […]

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Favorite places to eat in Cotacachi Ecuador

We have already developed quite an extensive list of our favorite food places in town after only a week. Granted some of these are familiar to us from our visit last March, but most are new to us and the result of just walking the streets, exploring, willing to try new foods. You can get […]

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