Posts Tagged ‘ Tren Crucero ’

Ecuador – four worlds, one place

Sep 7th, 2015 | By

Stepping out from the opulent marble palace-like Casa Gangotena boutique hotel in Quito, Ecuador, I found myself in a bustling plaza dating from the 1500’s. The ornately decorated San Francisco Church and Convent fronts this enormous cobblestone-paved square. On this sunny, crisp morning, in every direction there were moms with their youngsters in tow, scurrying off to school – some with their breakfast plates in hand! There was a small group of rowdy men in a corner, apparently recovering from the festivities of the night
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Choosing the best. By the best?

Nov 6th, 2013 | By

Who better to judge which is the best tourist destination than a professional travel writer? Why? Because they’ve seen it all before.

Travelling the Tren Crucero

Jan 23rd, 2013 | By

To many, the lure of the train is one of life’s mysteries. So the Tren Crucero, a luxury train that starts running from June from Quito to Guayaquil in Ecuador, should quickly become a significant tourist attraction