Parque Bicentenario
ecuador / Quito

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Quito is one of the few cities to experience four seasons almost every day of the year.

Current Time in Quito




Events

February 12-18, 2018 Semana de Viajes Responsables (Responsible Travel Week) #rtweek18

Feb 13-15, 2018 #RoutesAmericas
http://www.elcomercio.com/actualidad/capital-recibira-elite-sector-aeronautico.html



Flickr

Quito Visitor's Bureau

Flickr Groups

Quito 2.0

Do you love Quito, too? #FlickrFriday #ecuador

Headlines

https://theculturetrip.com/south-america/ecuador/articles/the-most-beautiful-parks-and-gardens-in-quito
http://www.elcomercio.com/tendencias/quito-conmemoracion-bicicleta-lafloresta.html
#EcuadorMonth on Planeta.com
In water we trust - @aleszubajak
http://www.sfgate.com/travel/article/Made-over-Quito-still-has-a-flavor-of-its-own-5812966.php
http://www.elcomercio.com.ec/tendencias/recorriendo-mercados-quito.html
http://www.hoy.com.ec/noticias-ecuador/quito-tiene-sobreoferta-de-habitaciones-586652.html
http://www.elcomercio.com/quito/crecimiento-turistico-Quito-destaca-region_0_841715825.html
http://www.elcomercio.com/quito/Quito-mejores-vivir_0_755924627.html

Twitter

@MunicipioQuito
@QuitoTurismo
@AeropuertoUIO
@pgaybor
@PrensaQuito
@MauricioRodasEC
@ZULNELEA
@QuitoBureau
@MuseoCiudadQ
https://twitter.com/prensaquito

Tourism Portals

Quito Visitor's Bureau

Travel

Ecuador Travel Directory

YOUR TURN - If you have photos of Quito, please share them online our Flickr Group Quito 2.0

Wiki

Ecuador
Ecuador cuisine
Alexander Von Humboldt
Quito hotes (where to stay)
ALER

Seminar

Ecuador Flickr
Turismo y Web 2.0

Hangouts

July 2014, South America Travel: Quito Hangout
@ecabanilla @pgaybor




Facebook

Quito Travel

YouTube

Quito Soul (8,000+ views 03.2012)

Wikipedia

Quito

Maps

http://www.quito.com.ec/index.php?option=com_mapas&Itemid=381&lang=en

FoodSpotting

http://www.foodspotting.com/find/best/quito-ecuador/in/Quito-Canton-Ecuador

Editing

Quito


Elsewhere on the Web

Quito Visitor's Bureau
Quito Airport (UIO) - The new international airport is scheduled to open in October 2010 northeast of the city. It will be able to handle some five million passengers a year, up to 7.5 million by 2030. @AeropuertoUIO

South American Explorers
French Geodesic Mission
Vida para Quito
http://www.tedxquito.com

Info

El Quinde (Hummingbird) is located in the Palacio Municipal on Espejo and Venezuela Streets. Monday-Friday, 830am-8pm, Saturday 9am-8pm, Sunday, 10am-5pm. Guided walking tours are arranged at a small fee at 930am and 630pm.

Photo: Diego Chavez and Maria Fernanda Novillo

History

8 de Septiembre. Día del Patrimonio : en ECUADOR se celebra en esta fecha pues en ella se declaró a Quito como Patrimonio cultural de la humanidad.

World Heritage

http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/2

City Parks

Itchimbia
Alameda
Carlos Maria de la Condamine
Antonio de Ulloa
Pedro Maldonado
Luis Godin * photo
Pedro Bouguer
Jorge Juan

Markets

http://www.quito.com.ec/component/k2/mercados-de-quito

Mercado Central - Located in Old Town

Mercado Iñaquito - Iñaquito and Villalengua.

Mercado Santa Clara - Versalles and Ramirez Dávalos, near Parque El Ejido

http://www.elcomercio.com.ec/tendencias/recorriendo-mercados-quito.html

A few words about the ambulantes - street venders were relocated to the Centro Comercial Montufa, La Marin and other centers

Radio

Radio Vision
http://www.radiovision.com.ec


Museums

Museo de la Ciudad
Garcia Moreno and Rocafuerte
http://www.museociudadquito.gov.ec

Itchimbía Centro Cultural
.

MISC


Ashcumicuna
Ashcu - bad taste
micuna - wild herb

Quito Film Festivals
E-Doc
Setio Latitud

Theaters

http://www.teatrosucre.com

Recommended Reading

Civic Tourism, Plan Q 2012 in English, Plan Q en español

Churches

La Compañía de Jesús
Garcia Moreno, near Sucre
La Compañía de Jesús - Frommers.com

Abya Yala

https://plus.google.com/115171097919785408426/about?gl=ec&hl=es-419
http://www.abyayala.org
@AbyaYalaed

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Centro de Arte Contemporaneo




Artwork / Cue Yourself

What does conscious travel look like in Quito? @PembridgeAnna @ConsciousHost

Quito was established as the capital of Ecuador on December 6, 1534



Photos

Quito Lights

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