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My Wife's Secret Trick To Balancing The Egg

When you visit the equator museum outside Quito in Ecuador, one of the activities involves balancing an egg on the head of a nail. Apparently, this can be done exactly on the equator because if the yolk settles right nothing will pull it off center. 173 more words

October - Colombia, Ecuadorian Indie Rock, Guayasamín Museum, & Frida Kahlo

The month of October consisted of exploring Colombia, getting to know Quito on a more intimate level, and realizing how much improvement with Spanish is happening due to my classes. 1,119 more words

Week 16: 24K Magic

Hola a todos!

This week was filled with a series of spontaneous events. First, I decided to commit to climbing Cotopaxi December 16-17 with a group. 626 more words

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Shutterbug Saturday: Return to Quito II (Ecuador finale)

© 2017 Curtis Bell

© 2017 Curtis Bell

© 2017 Curtis Bell

© 2017 Curtis Bell

© 2017 Curtis Bell

© 2017 Curtis Bell

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Quito: A Few Days at the Middle of the World

So we made it to Quito, capital of Ecuador and the highest constitutional capital in the world! It is also pretty much bang on the equator and as we discovered over our few days here, has crazy weather. 1,196 more words


Quito, Ecuador is a city within a convent on account of its many churches and monasteries… just walk thru the old city and you will agree.