Jordan Harvey’s Luxury 13-day Itinerary in Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands; Jordan Harvey; Travel + Leisure

An itinerary through Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands from Jordan Harvey, a member of Travel + Leisure’s A-List, a collection of the top travel advisors in the world.

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A Historic Home for Only $31 Per Square Foot; Margaret Summerfield; International Living

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19 things to do in Quito if you love architecture and design; Jeff Andrews; Curbed

Ecuador’s capital blends its colonialist history with modern flourishes.

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Great Escapes: Quito, a Colorful, Cultured City in the Heart of the Andes; Tracy Kaler; Barrons

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Ecuadorian capital offers rich history and a budding food scene, pretty parks and plazas, and a mother lode of history and culture.

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Church Hopping, Volcano Hikes, and Equatorial Experiments: The 4-Day Weekend in Quito; Paul Jebara; Men’s Journal

From neo-gothic architecture to aristinal ice cream, there are tons of reasons to take a four-day Quito vacation in Ecuador.

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Wonderful World: Discover Quito; Tom Sawyer; Dos Mundos

Welcome tourists! In this edition, Tom Sawyer will talk about the capital of the South American country that is the main exporter of bananas in the world, besides being one of the smallest countries in the American continent. Tom Sawyer is talking about San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador. Its formal foundation dates to 1534 and it has a population of 2.7 million people while its metropolitan area exceeds 3 million people.

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Quito, Ecuador: Don’t Let Crime Ruin Your Time; Suzanne; Take To The Highway

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Stand in two hemispheres at the Center of the World in Quito; Mira Temkin; Splash Magazine

The 500-year old capital of Ecuador, Quito is located in the western part of South America, surrounded by the majestic Andes Mountains and located some 9000 feet above sea level. Here, traditional Spanish colonial architecture, colorful markets and world-class gastronomy welcome visitors to this enchanting capital city.

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Ten Fun & Affordable Things to Do in Old Town Quito with Kids; Nancy; Luxe Travel Magazine

Shouts of ‘one dollar, one dollar, one dollar,’ bounce off the cobbled streets in Quito’s Old Town. Female peddlers wearing traditional Ecuadorian felt hats sell fresh fruit, cold drinks, and corn served dried, popped, or roasted on the cob.

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