This city can be called very colonial, with its streets frozen in time. The structures are living history. There's a lot of life, tourists from around the world in one place, many blocks to go and unparalleled cold weather gives a
The place doesn't have much, but the monument with the line of the equator deserves a photo with one leg in each hemisphere. Although it is not true, as it was later shown, with GPS, that the equator passes a few feet away. Off-site,
Look how the Equadorians like enormous images in their big cities. Each city has theirs and the capital is no exception. The fact is that it is impressive and gives amazing views of the city. If you are lucky you can see the
The Church and Convent of St. Francis is part of the historic center of Quito, the best preserved and most beautiful historical area in Latin America. The Church and Convent of St. Francis was built on Incan ruins and are definitely
It is undoubtedly the best choice for an after-dark drink and you find yourself in the historic town center. It is very heavily guarded by the tourist police, making it the safest area at night. It is full of history and bars where
I live in the capital of Ecuador and I could say that Quito has a good atmosphere, a very nice climate, the day is given according to the positions of the clouds. The sun always rises and sets at the same time. It's a long time
This attraction has cost the Ecuadorians a packet. Climb up the side of the Pichincha volcano to the top of the cross Loma and from there to the summit of Pichincha Rucu, although for the latter route it is good to have spent several
While most people go to La Carolina park to jog, skate or rollerblade, you can also go for a ride in a rowboat on the artificial lake. It's a nice place to row around the water surrounded by trees and reeds and feed the ducks.
This museum should not be missed if you visit Quito, the Chapel of Man and the museum shows the works by this artist. At the very least, it will surprise you and move you. His works make you feel different emotions, which are put as
La Alameda is the oldest park in Quito, formerly known by the Indians as "chuquihuada "(in Quechua, "spearhead"). It's located in San Blas in the center of the city and covers an area of 6 hectares. It's particularly beautiful at
A film set, this restaurant is located within the Archbishop's Palace. There are other places too, but this one is noted for the quality of its cuisine. The only problem is that you pay European prices. You can find many places in
With cheese fondue, meat fondue, cookies, roast potatoes, delicious thin loins, chicken and fish specialties of the house. Lots of real chocolate and coffee. Daily set menu as at home. Free Wi-Fi. Excellent service and atmosphere.
If you want good Mexican food in a fun, relaxed ambiance, I'd recommend stopping by Red Hot Chili Peppers. They have all the classic Mexican dishes found on menus around the world. The manager himself is Mexican and can recommend
Special place in the historic center of Quito in a former 19th century mansion, beautifully decorated with artwork and beneath one of the most comprehensive wine cellars in the city. When you decide to come to this beautiful Latin
This bar is undoubtedly the most popular throughout the city, the Plaza Foch bar is relaxed, but its mostly famous for the modest cost of their beers which are served from 16h (we saw more than one tourist on the floor in mid
The Fruteria Monserrate, is a restaurant in the heart of a pedestrian street in colonial Quito, the Fruteria Monserrate is a very famous place in the capital. Both local people and tourists enjoy the menu, (it's a bit pricey, but good
If you can't make it to Colombia during your trip to South America, Hacienda de Los Arrieros is a great place to try some traditional Colombian cuisine. It's a small restaurant on the main road linking the La Floresta neighborhood
The Fray Francisco restaurant, is located right across from San Francisco, its a small restaurant which can be found at the bottom of a colonial patio, which offers a typical lunch for less than $3 for a starter, main course and fruit
The Cafeto is located next to the convent of the San Agustin Museum. Its a small cafeteria, which is located in an old colonial mansion with the white limestone walls, is a refuge for a good coffee that is delightfully ground in the
Inerviker, is located at the start of Modern Quito in the young area near Plaza Foch, the brewery is installed in a pink colonial house, which offers lovers of the drink, good, homemade beers at a fairly high price, but the
No doubt this is the most beautiful bar in Quito, La Boca del Lobo, which is a great place sponsored by Absolut vodka, where all flavours are served through a cocktail and all drinks are from the brand. It invites revelers looking for
In the neighborhood of La Floresta, just opposite the Super Maxi, located in a small shopping center with a large library and a bakery, MUAi offers yogurt ice creams decorated with chocolate. A great gift for health.
I am a frequent customer of the hostel, I have always received first-class attention. It has all the basic facilities, and is very efficient and professional. They make me feel at home, give me all the confidence which makes me feel
A good option if you're looking for cheap accommodation in Quito. It is in a quiet area, very close to the Mariscal district (the district of restaurants, bars, etc). All rooms have a private bath, and are clean and comfortable.
I arrived a month ago at Hostal Jhomana because a friend recommended it to a friend. I looked for info on the internet and found that it had Swedish owners, and that it was well located and had good references. This helped me plan
I was here along with two friends for the first and last days of our visit to wonderful Ecuador. It was like being at home. The owners cannot do enough and they take care to keep you comfortable. The room was very spacious, the
Community Hostel People are the most friendly, great, and helpful in all the places I've seen. They cook dinner and breakfast. Their food is amazing and does not cost much. They know everything I need to know. The hostel is a house
The Hotel Plaza Grande has a great location right in the Plaza de la Independencia, the city's central square. The spot was originally home to the Guarderas family, and it's a wonderful location which offers a truly breathtaking view
It bills itself as a hostel, but it's actually a beautiful boutique hotel in Mariscal, the neighbourhood which boasts the best nightlife in the city. Despite this, the hotel has a very calm and relaxed atmosphere, making it ideal for
If you are looking for a good place to sleep and wind down after touring the city of Quito you can go to this hotel restaurant, located in a very sublime colonial house and completely surrounded by colourful trees in bloom. When we
Backpackers Quito is perfect if you want to stay in a lively part of town near bars, restaurants and nightclubs. Located just blocks from the famous Plaza Foch, the hostel has private rooms and dormitories and breakfast is included in
The Hilton Colon is in the city of Quito, only 15 kilometers from Mariscal Sucre International Airport. Its location is ideal because it provides easily access to the main attractions and points of interest in the city, like the main