Category Archives: Ecuador – 2016

The Last Day in Ecuador – by Zac

The day started off pretty relaxed, we walked to the place the we ate breakfat that had a great veiw of the ocean, and the town. After breakfast we walked back to the bus and drove the 10 miles to … Continue reading

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Top 10

Here is a selection of answers to “What things land in your top 10 experiences or things in Ecuador” Kindness of the people Pedals for Change guides Hummingbirds galore Long winding bike downhills Toni chocolate milk – so rich Runs … Continue reading

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Black Bananas – by Bobby

It’s odd, the things we remember, and forget.   At lunch a bowl of bananas were served and there in the middle was a black one.  I took it.  I took it for my Grandpa John.   Grandpa had a lot of … Continue reading

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Cerro Seco – by Lois

This day thou shalt hear the tale of a day gone by in which we met and shared the day with fellow travelers. Just kidding! I’ll be writing like someone from this century. Today we went to the Cerro Seco … Continue reading

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Two vs. One – by Summer

It was one hundred and six degrees and we had just finished our service for the day. Sweating and dirty we walked the mile to the town of Misahualli. Throughout the entire walk all I could think about was a … Continue reading

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The Last Day of Mountain Biking, a poem – by Mathias

Today we woke to the sound of rain We broke our bread, and said good bye To the folk of the Tsáchilas, as soon as we came We left, our last glimpse was their hair, red with dye We biked … Continue reading

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Translator – by Brian

Today is the 24th of January and we are staying in the Tsáchilas community.  We built a traditional kitchen.  In the afternoon we painted our hair red.  The Tsáchilas men wear their hair like this to protect themselves from evil.  … Continue reading

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