Food prices, Ecuador

By | April 21st, 2017|Categories: Ecuador|Tags: , , |

Food is one of those things what we all need few times a day. We found that Ecuadorian food is pretty good quality, decent prices and lots of natural products, no sugar added. Finally high [...]

Exotic fruits

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Colombia, food|Tags: , , |

I will start to take photos of the exotic fruits and veggies specific to the areas we travel through. I should have done this long time ago, but never too late. Eventually I will even [...]

Ruta de Maiz

By | September 3rd, 2016|Categories: Colombia, travel|Tags: , , , , , |

Based on some leaflet from the tourist info centre of Popayan we headed to Cajete, just 8 km away. The 'Ruta de Maiz' is basically referring to shops creating corn based food. Mainly 'carantanta' , [...]

Let’s eat again

By | August 24th, 2016|Categories: Ecuador, travel|Tags: , , , |

This is the street food of Ecuador, not the one from fancy restaurants. We go to the local mercado or small eateries on the streets, sit between simple people. These places are small, sometimes only [...]

Test drive

By | August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Ecuador, travel|Tags: , , , , , |

We had a test drive today and seems that the Sprinter is in good shape to continue in a day or two the trip. Thanks for all who had an input, ideas, I really appreciate [...]

Food in Ecuador

By | July 19th, 2016|Categories: Ecuador, food|Tags: , , |

Food in Ecuador so far is the most affordable of all places I have been, even lower price than in Mexico. It seems that vegetarianism is not a huge thing generally speaking. Supermarkets are expensive [...]

Street food

By | February 11th, 2016|Categories: food, Mexico, travel|Tags: , , , |

Today had a bit of street food tour. First had one of these sweet breads from an old lady baking them on a hot metal plate. The sweetness was not from sugar, rather from fruit [...]


By | February 10th, 2016|Categories: Mexico, travel|Tags: , , , |

Tuesdays is market day 'up on the hill' in San Miguel de Allende. It's quite a good sized venue and the variety is high. From chop saws to pork chops nothing is missing from the [...]

Mercado Organico

By | January 24th, 2016|Categories: travel, USA|Tags: , , |

Every Saturday morning there is an organic market very close to the campground in San Miguel. It's not a large venue, but supplies some good stuff, mostly veggies and bakery products, farm eggs and cheese; [...]