Quilotoa Volcano, Cotopaxi Province, Ecuador
Quilotoa Volcano, Cotopaxi Province

Ecuador

Ecuador is one of the most megadiverse countries in the world thanks to over 1600 species of birds and an incredible variety of mammals, plants and wildlife as well as a proud cultural diversity.
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Museo Nacional del Ministerio de Cultura

Local Tip If you visit over the weekend you can cross the street to El Ejido park and see the weekend art fair there.

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Hacienda Chorlaví

Local Tip The 8 suites, besides being spacious and comfortable, are more private than the rest of the rooms. They have access to a pretty garden, perfect for a honeymoon or a private and quiet stay. For a more active...

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Yunguilla - Maquipucuna Trekking

Yunguilla - Maquipucuna Trekking

19 Apr - 20 Apr

A beautiful walk for nature lovers through one of the most diverse cloud forests of Ecuador, a dense Andean forest situated in the Maquipucuna Reserve in the Chocó bio-region. The walk starts in the Golán area, near Yunguilla. Physical Level: Medium Technical Level: Medium (mud paths, river and log crossing, climbing and... more »

Paper Club

Paper Club

20 Apr

The little ones will enjoy this workshop, where they will learn art forms with recycled materials, in a fun way through games and ludic activities. The main activity will be origami. Every Sunday from 3 to 5 pm until May 25, 2014. The groups are limited to 15 children, in order of arrival. more »

Humanizarte Civic Cultural Mondays

Humanizarte Civic Cultural Mondays

21 Apr

Every Monday at 11 am, at the same time as the President's Palace changing of the guard, Humanizarte does a "Salute to the Flag with Dancing" on Independence Square. From there, you can tag along with them to La Ronda, where different activities await. Free event. more »

Megadeth - Youthanasia 20th Anniversary Tour

Megadeth - Youthanasia 20th Anniversary Tour

22 Apr

From Los Angeles, California, in their 25-country tour across four continents, comes one of the greatest thrash metal bands to delight their Ecuadorian fans. Tickets: $55 - $75 - $99 Ticket Sale: Musicalísimo: CCI - CC El Bosque - CC El Jardín - CC El Recreo - Scala Shopping Almacenes Rickie: Av. 12 de Octubre 1812 & Cordero,... more »

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Janine's Gym

With over 15 years of experience in exercise and plenty of international recognition, Janine's Gym is an institution of fitness. more »

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Hotel Finlandia

A comfortable 4-star hotel with a fabulous location in Quito's business area, minutes away from La Carolina Park and shopping malls, and with all the amenities needed for a business or leisure stay. more »

Ecuador Photos

Chimbacalle Train Station, Quito

Chimbacalle Train Station, Quito

Compañía de Jesús Church, Quito

Compañía de Jesús Church, Quito

Ecuadorian Roses

Ecuadorian Roses

Napping in San Cristóbal, Galapagos

Napping in San Cristóbal, Galapagos

Peguche Waterfall, Imbabura

Peguche Waterfall, Imbabura

Baños, Tungurahua Province

Baños, Tungurahua Province

Sua, Atacames - By Marcelo Quinteros Mena

Sua, Atacames - By Marcelo Quinteros Mena

Otavalo Market, Imbabura

Otavalo Market, Imbabura

Galapagos Tortoises, Breeding Center

Galapagos Tortoises, Breeding Center

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