By | September 7th, 2016|Categories: Colombia, travel|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It took about an hour or so to get from Popayan to Silvia, Cauca. Every Tuesday the Guambiano indigenous people will come down to the village to sell/buy stuff in the market. There are about [...]

Return to Otavalo

By | August 28th, 2016|Categories: Ecuador, travel|Tags: , , , |

A few photos from today's animal market in Otavalo. I guess I focused more on the people than the animals.    

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 [...]

Not a vegan story

By | August 6th, 2016|Categories: Ecuador, travel|Tags: , , , , |

Not exactly a vegan story to be on an early morning in Otavalo's animal market. Once a week, on Saturdays, the dusty lot at the edge of Otavalo comes to life at the break of [...]


By | July 25th, 2016|Categories: Ecuador, travel|Tags: , , , , |

Left Cuenca early with the intention of catching the Alausi Sunday market and the Nariz del Diablo train going through the town. Arrived in Alausi around just after noon, parked the van right beside the [...]

Grease steam

By | February 17th, 2016|Categories: Mexico, travel|Tags: , , , , |

Grease steam engulfed the market early on, chopping, rolling, frying, flipping was on at the food stands. Seems like eating is one of the major things people go out to the market for. Locals, tourists, expats mixed [...]

Another day in SMA

By | February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Mexico, travel|Tags: , , , , |

It's not exactly midnight yet, so it's still time to post todays blah-blah. Despite some serious heel pain I am still strolling around SMA for the daily dose of photographs. A stop by the flower [...]