Mitad Del Mundo

Mitad Del Mundo, Ecuador

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Mitad Del Mundo Travel Blogs (55)
The Centre of the Earth, Mitad Del Mundo, Ecuador travel blog

The Centre of the Earth

A travel blog entry by peterandgillian

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... that he was saving up for. We did the honorable thing of pretending to be asleep when the hat was passed round. Mitad del Mundo - there are actually two sites claiming to be latitude 0'0'0' - the first erected some years ago with a museum, planetarium ...

The middle of the world..., Mitad del Mundo, Ecuador travel blog

The middle of the world...

A travel blog entry by bevhunt

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... we had one more trip to make and that was to the middle of the world, literally. In Spanish it is called El Mitad del Mundo and it is the location of the equatorial line. It was determined by Charles-Marie de la Condamine and his French expedition in ...

The middle of the world, Cuidad del Mitad del Mundo, Ecuador travel blog

The middle of the world

A travel blog entry by pennyimo

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... death, so god knows what it was like for Imo). That night was also the final of the South American football championships, Ecuador vs Brazil. We were a little bit scared of the crouds to go and watch, as bottles seemed to be flying liberally through ...

Journey to Middle Earth: El Mitad del Mundo, Mitad Del Mundo, Ecuador travel blog

Journey to Middle Earth: El Mitad del Mundo

A travel blog entry by ristohannah

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... ago we were at the end of the world. Today we visited the centre of the earth. One of Quito's main attractions is el 'Mitad del Mundo' (Middle of the World), a site marking latitude 000. A painted line and a 30 meter high monument with a 4.5 metre ...