Showing posts from July, 2016

Places we've been,things we've seen; how one year rolled into two!

After really seeing Ecuadoras travellers, including several places that neither of us had been to before, it was on to Quito, to visit our friends and family.  Quito is obviously very special to Alex, as it's where he's from and where his family still lives.  For me, it clearly holds a very, very special place in my heart, for both its beauty and the family I now have there.

We ended up spending several months there, including setting up our own AirBnB apartment in La Floresta.  Alex and I call many places home, and Quito is clearly one of them.

I know it's been a long time since I have put 'fingers to keyboard', but the last year seems to have just run away.  After several months in Ecuador our departure date from Australia had almost reached the one year mark and we decided that we simply were not ready to return home ... yet!  It was July 2015 and we left in August 2014.

Fast forward almost a year, July 2016. We recently spent just over a week 'recuperating…