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  • Sights

    Sanctuary Guapulo

    Just outside of the city of Quito on the road from Hotel Quito, you will come to the fascinating historic village known as Guápula. Before meandering down to the village itself, the road offers tourists an exquisite view of the little village. Entering the village you instantly feel Bohemian overtones as you see many artists at work. One of the greatest attractions in the village is the ...

  • Sights

    San Augustine Monastery

    Ecuador is a beautiful country with many different towns and cities to visit, all filled with different sights and attractions to keep you entertained. Take for instance the capital of Ecuador, Quito, which is 3000 meters high and can be found up in the Andes Mountains surrounded by volcanic peaks. The charming city has been listed as a UNESCO world heritage site due to its many old and ...

  • Theaters

    Prometeo Theater

    Nearly every major city in Ecuador has at least one theatre where you can enjoy exceptional performances by local or even international artists. Quito is certainly no different and one great place to go in this city is the Teatro Prometeo. Also known as the Prometeo Theater, this great little theater is often used as a venue for performances by well known musicians, singers, dancers and ...

  • Theaters

    Patio De Comedias

    The Patio de Comedias was established roughly 21 years ago when Raul Guarderas got together with a number of friends and ex-members of the Independent Theatre and decided to release a theatrical play called ‘In the Empty Eyes of People’ by Francisco Tobar. It was to be directed by Guillermo Tobar and originally the actors started practicing in a room in the Guarderas family home in the city ...

  • Theaters

    Malayerba Theater

    If you want to gain some sort of insight into the lives of those living in and around Ecuador, you can do little better than attending a performance at the Malayerba Theater in the city of Quito. This great theater is home to the Malayerba Theater Group who have been active for roughly thirty years – although they have only recently acquired the theater as a base for their operations. The ...

  • Theaters

    Teatro Sucre

    The Teatro Sucre stands proudly in Quito's historical Plaza del Teatro square. Beautifully designed, this theatre has a long history filled with ups and downs. This simply adds to the remarkable experience you will have when attending a performance here. Also known as Teatro Nacional Sucre - Puerto Rico's National Theatre - this stunning venue hosts some of the greatest plays, concerts and ...

  • Health Spas

    Vista Del Mundo Resort Spa

    The Vista del Mundo Hotel and Resort Spa has been recognized as one of the leading Hotel and Spa resorts in Ecuador. A visit to this beautiful and unique spa, situated in the north of Ecuador on top of the Andean Mountains, is a must if you are looking for a hotel and spa that will indulge your every want and desire. Every part of the Vista del Mundo has been built and covered in Ecuadorian ...

  • Sights

    Palacio Arzobispal

    Not every country has an archbishop’s palace – a place of residence for the archbishop. With a strong Spanish cultural and religious influence, Ecuador is home to just such a building. The Palacio Arzobispal in Ecuador is certainly no ordinary building and it stands out against other buildings in Quito. This massive construction was built sometime after Pope Paul III ordered that a Diocese ...

  • Sights

    Arco Capilla Rosario

    Though it happened a long time ago, Ecuador still bears the marks of Spanish colonization in a very visible way. The Spanish culture has had a strong influence on the people of this diverse country and this includes various elements of the Roman Catholic faith. Everywhere you go, you will not only hear Spanish being spoken on the lips of almost every citizen of the country, but you will also ...

  • Courses

    Los Chillos Golf Club

    No matter what country you visit, golf and money are two things that go together. Equipment and memberships are expensive and even if you are able to play golf or enjoy a few swings at the nearest driving range now and then, you need to have at least some money in order to do so. For this reason, golf clubs are usually the almost exclusive territory of the well-to-do. The best facilities are ...