Sometimes we have one of those days where it’s hard to believe that so much went on. It happened to us a few days ago, when we experienced intense heat, generosity of locals, played a football match and cycled uphill through a river of rainwater.
Laura and Paddy's adventures by bike
“Are you the people who were on TV last night?” asked our hotel manager in Quito. We were, having spent one of our days off in the capital answering questions from the national media about our trip. After a busy break, we weren’t totally rested when we set off towards the Colombian border, through Ecuador’s never-ending hills.