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Wednesday August 24, 2016 Agua Blanca Revisited

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Wednesday August 24, 2016
OK, here we go with the processed photos for Day 3 where we spent the morning at Agua Blanca (White Water) and then the afternoon on the beach at Montanita.
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I hope you enjoy the photos.  That was the day's excitement,   Cheers, Al 
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Egret in the pond in front of the hotel

This is where we spent the morning

This is a true burial urn

Ancient civilisation rediscovered

Very old artwork

Painting depicting the shamen

Scale model of their river craft

Billy the goat

Hen and chicks

Scale model of ancient community center

These little piggies went wee-wee-wee


Pose #1 for Cristina

Pose #2

Cactus adapted into tree form

Pretty horse

Colourful bird

Washing clothes at the stream

Once, this was white rapids

Beef on the hoof

Innovative stairs to cross a fence

Mud packs at the hotsprings

Many people here to swim

See the big termite nest above Cristina?

This is a good sized hot springs pool

Mom getting a mudpack from girls

Girls chatting while the mud dries

Little oinker

Buzzards are everywhere, especially near old people...

Pretty flutterby

Another closer shot

Another pose in quaint bridge

Montanita on a sunny afternoon

Paragliders in action

Ecuadorian air force fly-by

Cute selfie

Paragliders are towed behind a boat

Dogs enjoying the surf

Cristina liked the water

I was supposed to go hang-gliding later, but he had left

Great way to spend an afternoon

Sun, sand, and surf

Always posing

Just before getting buried by a big sandy wave...

Cristina is a good sport

We didn't want to leave

Folks, this is most of Montanita

Letting the waves lap in her lap

Beach futbol keeps a lot of young people occupied