Otavalo

Lynn Meisch:  Anthropologist, Scholar and Otavalo Expert

Lynn Meisch: Anthropologist, Scholar and Otavalo Expert

By Linda McFarlin While we were conducting our recent Introduction to Ecuador Course and Tour, we stayed at  two Casa Sol hotels, charming hotels located in Peguche and Quito. Casa Sol in Quito is an especially great place to hang out and meet other gringos and travelers.   Two of […]

Pro-Ecuador’s First Intro Tour is a Rousing Success!

How much you choose to immerse yourself in the culture will largely define your experience in Ecuador. –Adventure Guide to Ecuador and the Galapagos The first Pro-Ecuador Intro Tour has come to an end after a 7-day whirlwind trek that stretched from the beaches of Manta and Bahia in the […]

Otavalo Market was Built by a Female Dutch Architect

Otavalo Market was Built by a Female Dutch Architect

The Otavalo Market, called the largest indigenous market in the Americas, is one of the “can’t miss” events when you visit Ecuador. Literally thousands of vendors line the streets every Saturday. There are some little know facts about that Otavalo market that Linda dug up that make it even more […]

by April 29, 2008 1 comment About Ecuador, Otavalo, Places in Ecuador