Category: Ecuador

My GoPro Camera has been awesome for action video work. From $264.99 on Amazon
I carry a Hand Bow Saw to remove trees and limbs from the trail. From $9.89 on Amazon
Heath Care in a “Third World Country” 29

Heath Care in a “Third World Country”

A foreigner here in Ecuador recently had a fall and needed medical attention, the story of which makes me smile. My Ecuadorian friends couldn’t understand why I was asking how much emergency care might...

Love that view 8

Future Plans

I don’t often write about my future plans, though right now there are a couple of things on the horizon that I’m too excited about to keep to myself: I’m currently training to run...

Sunset is unreal 5

Down Time

I’ve been living the simple life in the foothills of Volcán Cotopaxi for a couple of months now, and I’m absolutely loving it. Every day I’m up at sunrise, courtesy of our friendly rooster,...

By Demand 18

By Demand

While I’m living the simple life far away from the Internet I thought it would be a great opportunity to write about things other than what I do day-to-day. Maybe I’ll write more of...

Volunteering 22

Volunteering

With winter fast approaching in the south I’ve been looking for a place to stop off and stay put for a while. While in Quito I learnt about The Secret Garden Cotopaxi (check the...

A Votronic water tank display lets me keep an eye on my drinking water level. From $0.00 on Amazon
I have a Torque Wrench on board to make sure my suspension bolts are in spec. From $56.50 on Amazon