Day 9 Cuenca to Banos

The ride from Cuenca to Banos was one of our longest days.  It was beautiful & definitely another one of my favorites.  We traveled 403 km through small towns, cities, farmland, and high mountain ranges.  Our lowest elevation was just under 6,000 feet and we climbed well over 14,000 for a perfect view of Chimborazo…

Day 6: Guayaquil to Zaruma

Today we traveled just about 170 miles to Zaruma. We traveled through banana groves, cacao groves, and an interesting mix of mountains and flat lands. At one point there were large shade trees that remind me of ones I have seen in photos of Africa. The tree tops had a large circumference, but they were…

Eat & Sleep

We love good food & a good night of sleep.  After days on the road & eating instant meals from a bag, we looked forward to days where we could eat good food & rest in a great place.  Here were a few of our favorite spots. Best Eats: Dash Bistro, Stewart, BC (Hyder);  Fabulous food…