If you're a walker in Cuenca then you have experienced the diesel fumes spewing out of a bus and into your lungs. Not healthy! When we first moved to Cuenca, we didn't notice it as much; we were in our honeymoon stage of Cuenca where EVERYTHING is good and certain things don't bother you as much. However, after a year or so, you begin to notice some of the negatives of living in Cuenca, like the pollution, especially on bus routes. We're walkers and so we had to do something and quick. Here's our solution to lessen the effects of the diesel fumes. It's not full proof but it does help considerably and we still walk everywhere.
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