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... of the island is covered in sharp, unforgiving lava which was tricky to walk on in places and definitely required sturdy footwear. There are only 2 species of plant that can grow on this lava: a cactus and a small creeper of some kind. Over 100 years after the eruption, the landscape is still incredibly bare. Around the shoreline however there’s a lot of wildlife, including the usual suspects (sea lions, crabs and birds) as well ...
... sites declared by UNESCO in 1978.
As usual the sun was shining and it was a warm 23 degrees. (I knew I shouldn't have packed that polar fleece jacket.) As usual every bloody street goes up. Up, up, always up! Nathan would be proud of me. The slight heart palpitations from exertion yesterday due to the altitude (2500m) have gone. Unfortunately they have been replaced by the puffing red face of fatness. Still I walked over lots of ...
... From here, we visited the sparse church built solely for the indigenous people, with its simple domes and peeling paint on the walls. We then made out way past the more luxurious and opulent Iglesia de la Compania de Jesus. Watched over by security guards, the interior boasts some of the finest gilt decoration in the continent and is one of Quito's most famous monuments. Our next stop was the high balcony of the central library, where we were afforded excellent views out ...
... English Ecuadorian cookbook. I ended up with my gift.
Since we ended so early, we had three hours before our dinner reservations at seven. I wandered the markets for a bit before picking up a few things at SuperMaxi and going home to shower. I was early to dinner.
It was at a nice place called Achiote. The food was very well portioned and delicious. I was stuffed by the time I finished my mango cheesecake. I was surprised ...
... mudslide or volcanic eruption could prove catastrophic for them, not to mention the entire city of Quito.
Our first stop of the day was at the Sinamune Disabled Children's School for a musical performance by the children's orchestra. The school teaches music and dance to disabled children, although Fatima indicated that the ages ranged from 12 to 45 years of age. Every one of the 75 students in the school is a member of an orchestra, and they move ...
Other places to stay in Quito
12 de Octubre 1820 Ave. & Luis Cordero Street, Quito | 4 star hotelfrom $161
- Good overall hotel
- Great hotel
- Excellent hotel !!!!!!!!!!
Avenida Amazonas N19-14 y Patria, Quito | 4 star hotelfrom $133
- Avoid the unhelpful check-in staff
- A good 4 star hotel but too far from the action.
- En el centro del centro cultural
Av. Orellana 1172 y Amazonas, Quito | 5 star hotelfrom $151
- Luxurious but hectic
- Terrific JW Marriott
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Gonzalez Suarez N27-142, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $95
- Buen hotel
- Humo de los motores diesel
- Good choice for moderate budget
Avda. Naciones Unidas Y Republica, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $255
Avenida Orellana E6-54, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $144
Avenida 12 de Octubre, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $115
Ramon Roca E4-122, Quito | 4 star hotel
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- Solid Hotel with Great Service
Shyris N37-53 and Naciones Unidas Ave, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $154
Av. Republica de El Salvador N34-377 e Irlanda, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $160
- Excelent vallue 4 star hotel
- Ein 4-Sterne Hotel, das sein Geld ist
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Alemania E5 -103 y La Republica Avenue, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Av. 6 de Diciembre N34-120, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $111
Foch E6-12 y Reina Victoria, Quito | 4 star hotelfrom $89
Praha 1, Quito | 4 star hotelfrom $94
Cordero 1342 & Ave. Amazonas, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $98
- Hôtel de bonne qualité et bien situé.
- Bel hôtel, très bon petit déjeuner, bon emplacement
President Wilson E8-22 & Avenida 6 De Diciembre, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $90
Luis Cordero E5-48 (1187) y Reina Victoria, Quito | Hotelfrom $34
Av Republica de El Salvador, Quito | 5 star hotelfrom $160
Av. Diego de Almagro 1245 & Av. Orellana, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Joaquin Pinto 4E-150 y Cordero , Quito | Hotelfrom $39
Calle Garcia Moreno N6-52, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $144
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- Charming hotel...BUT
Luis Cordero 1342 y Amazonas, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Queseras Del Medio E11-205, Quito | 3 star hotelfrom $75