Monthly Archives: September 2012

Baños, Tungurahua, Ecuador

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September 14, 15 and 16 Baños de Agua Santa was radical. From start to finish, without exceptions. What follows is a chronological narration of the events of my favorite weekend yet in Ecuador. T’was an early rise Friday morning with an … Continue reading

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Quotes, observations, thoughts

Observations and Quotes: Quito is the (almost) double mile high city, so screw you Denver. Just kidding, I still like you. In the United States, people only watch sports. In Latin America, people actually play sports. Stereotypically speaking, Americans are … Continue reading

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Mindo, Ecuador

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1 and 2 of September 2012 Gorgeous green semitropical mountains, enchanting jungle-style hostel with hammocks galore, thrilling zip lines, ridiculously fun intertube-style rafting, far too much rum and coca cola, discotecas with the best salsa music around, relaxation with the sun at a beautiful creek for hours…. Ah. … Continue reading

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Mi casa y familia ecuatoriana

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August-December 2012 César Cedeño and Caroll Coppiano-Cedeño along with their two children Carolina (26) and César David (25) are my host family here in Quito. I live in their home, a four bedroom apartment perfectly located in the city. My home is 20 minutes from the University, 5 minutes from La … Continue reading

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Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador

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Another truly wonderful place in Quito is my university, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador, or simply, La Catolica. It is a super chill place. The Ecuadorians, and other latinamerica natives, along with about 100-200 some international students consist the 4,000 strong student body. As … Continue reading

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Personalizations and some FAQs

Dear family and friends, I will continue to add your questions and my answers to this page, so feel free to keep them coming. Your interest in my life is touching and so meaningful. I hope this way of responding … Continue reading

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