Spring Updates

16. März 2012 Repairs and modifications 1

A lot of modifications are waiting for Georgy’s ‘84 Mexican… Read more

The Volcano Cotopaxi

15. März 2012 Herbie's World Tour 0

The Cotopaxi is Ecuador’s most famous volcano and with 19,347 feet (5,897 meters) the second-highest summit, after his bigger brother Chimborazo (20,565 ft. or 6,268 m), which is the farthest summit from the earth’s center. However it was the perfect time to have a little photo shoot with Herbie at Cotopaxi National Park. After making pretty rough roads across the entire National Park of the Cotopaxi we ended up in Baños de Agua Santa, where we’re staying for the night before heading further South along... Read more

A Ride to the Top

11. März 2012 Herbie's World Tour, Trips 0

The elevation of Quito, Ecuador’s capital, is 9,200 feet (or 2,800 meters), making Quito the second-highest capital in the world, after La Paz, Bolivia. Yesterday’s evening we took a ride together with our air-cooled VW Beetle friends, the “Catso Club” and its “Latin Volks”, to “Virgen de El Panecillo”, the major monument of Quito’s hills. And as we promised this before: “San Francisco de Quito, we love you!” Read more

Quito’s Bug Fans

11. März 2012 Herbie's World Tour, Meetings 0

We got invited to the weekly meeting of Quito’s “Catso Club”. Although it was a rainy Saturday, about thirty Bugs found their way to the gathering. Also a team of a national television station was there and interviewed Domi about our tour. Thanks to José from the “Latin Volks” and Alberto, our host, we got the chance to find new friends! Read more