17-18th Return to Quito June 17th 2010 Landed back at Quito with no Antonio waiting for us so had to get an
airport taxi which was the same price but had to direct the bloody
taxi driver where to go.
Decided not to stay at The Secret Garden as it was quite noisy on a
night and abit pricey so stayed over the road at a hostel called
We agreed we needed a day off after the intensive Galapagos so decided
to stay ... read more
South America » Ecuador » North » Quito » Historical Center The "Republic of the Equator" was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Colombia and Venezuela). Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors. A b... ... read more