Hey y’all! Tomorrow is my last day in Quito (v. early saturday flight) and I wanted to share some of my favorite sights before I left and got absorbed in New York/family lovefests. This week has been a lot better, health-wise and attitude wise. My friend Jenna came into Quito last friday and we had a great touristy day together and I even felt well … Continue reading Abigail Talks: How to have fun in Quito
I’m a creature of habit. I like lists, routines, schedules, the whole nine yards. I check the same blogs every morning, I usually have the same thing for breakfast and I always have my wake up time end with the same digit. Those are routines I can complete anywhere but so many of my other routines involve people. Eating lunch with someone every monday, buying … Continue reading Quito for One
Hi everyone, I’m writing from Quito, Ecuador, the highest capital city in the world. I’m here thanks to a grant from Penn to do research for my history thesis. Obviously my three weeks here are completely different in structure and purpose from my time in Mexico but there are a few common challenges. As in Mexico, I’m staying in a hotel for the first few … Continue reading Ecuador, I’m here!!