Cities Require Precautions, Even Loja!!: Yes, even here!: Photo courtesy of QueHayEnLoja
Misconception: Loja is safe at all hours of the day or night.
Clarification: This statement, and variations of it, is written in articles, internet posts, books, etc., about the city of Loja. Common sense would dictate that it is not true, but all of us sometimes give in to what we WANT to believe rather than what makes sense. Loja is a CITY,
of course there is crime, of course you have to be careful.
It therefore strikes me as quite irresponsible on the part of the authors
that repeat this untruth time and time again. (It is clear that the
vast majority who write about Loja in English-speaking books and
websites have spent very little time in Loja and for some, none at all.)...<read more> http://www.citiesrequireprecautions.blogspot.com/