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Earthquake in Ecuador

There was a large earthquake (7.8) tonight near Cojimies (between Mompiche and Pedernales). It was shallow and it was felt right through the country. It was 6.4 in Quito, but no major damage was reported other than some power outages. Guyaquil was hit hard, there's a lot of damage reported, at least one overpass collapsed and so far one death officially. Manta has suffered too, the airport is closed, the control tower collapsed, 10 deaths reported in the city. Portoviejo too, with 18 deaths…

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Hi
We are now in Ecuador and will be heading out to Colombia tomorrow.
I try to find a website where i can find the buscompanys and itinarys and prices but can't find it: does it exist?

We arrive tomorrow and we're thinking of this itinary until 14/06 (than we think of going to san andres)
Ipales - las tajas 1 day
To cali- two days
To salento - tree days (visit valle cocora)
To Guatapé (in two days: i guess we have to pass by Medillin)
Flight from Medillin to Cartagena (we don't plan to visit…

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Dear fellow travellers,
in October i will make time to follow the Amazon.
But....i need your expertise:
Belem-Leticia (Bolivia)
or
Leticia-Belem

Is it worth to go for 6 days to Santa Elena (Venezula)?

Do you have suggestions?

Thank you for reading this topic.
Stefaan

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Bom dia,
On Friday I go to Salvador via plane.
I'm sure the cambios at the airport are a rip off! And then it's the weekend as I arrive late Friday night.
Where do you think over the weekend I can get a good rate for usd as well as during the week? The current rate to sell usd?
I will be staying in Rio Vermelho
Many thanks. Muito obrigado
Esteban

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We are trekking an alternative route to Machu Picchu. Our trek arrives in Aguas Calientes on the last trek night, then the next morning goes up to tour the city. We are considering staying an additional night so that we can hike to the sun gate, up Huayna Picchu and up Machu Picchu mountain. However, will 2 days be too much time for the area? I hate to spend so much time trekking of only to spend just 1 day at an amazing site, but we also have a limited amount of time for our trip!

Thanks in…

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Hello ,

i am looking for a reliable car+driver (individual or company) that could bring 4 adults from La Paz to San Pedro de Atacama (or to the Chilean border) through Sajama National Park, Potosi and Salar de Uyuni.

Any advice of how to do it ?

thanks,
Anthony

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was wondering if Colombia is cheap and where to stay I was wondering Medellin or Bogota is the only 2 places I know... I want nightlife and I want to be able to explore. beach, pool, able waterfall is there's any. I'm traveling alone and thinking December after I finished studying. I'm also from Australia and also thinking of going to Mexico city for a few days and maybe brazil.. is brazil cheap? I was thinking of going to Rio de Jenero. last stop to los Angeles I am staying with family there…