Arrival in Ecuador and some sights in the region. After spending a few rainy days in Quito, the capital, I took a bus to the small town of Chugchilan. Nearby to chugchilan is the Black Sheep Inn, an ecologically-minded lodge that is also relatively economical. It is located on a lush hillside.

Quito street

Quito plaza

Quito church

Quito plaza

In the bus on the Panamerican Highway

tip of Ilinizas volcano

high paramo tundra in the Andes

Zumbahua village

Black Sheep Inn property

view from BSI

Black Sheep Inn lodge

bird from BSI balcony

view from the composting toilet

Now at the end of the trip, the Pichincha area above Quito

looking at Quito

Quito view

teleferico above Quito

Volcan Chimborazo from the plane on the way home

Continue to the Black Sheep Inn and the Chugchilan area