Videos tagged with "city of quito"
View of Quito - Ecuador from a tall apartment building in the middle of the City of Quito. [02:42]
Quitois the capital of Ecuador. It was founded in 1534 on the ruins of an ancient Inca city. Today, two million people live in Quito. It was the first city to be named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1978. uito lies between two mountain ranges and its altitude is 2800 metres or about 9200 feet. It may take you a couple of days to get accustomed to the altitude. Quito is roughly divided into three parts: the Old City at the centre, with southern and northern districts to either side. The greatest concentration of tourist facilities is in the North, including the airport. I took this video from the Northern district.
Let my daughter take you on a tour to The Galápagos Islands and Ecuador [22:09]
My daughter took 10 days to tour The Galápagos Islands and Ecuador. She took some video footage with her amateur under water camera. Enjoy the beauty of the Galápagos Islands and Ecuador. She was willing to share this footage with me and the rest of the world. No animals were harmed with the filming for this video the dolphins were chasing the boat and not the boat chasing the dolphins.
Tags: hammer head sharks, equator, diving, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, California Sea Lions, Bottlenose Dolphins, land iguana, red billed tropic bird, blue footed boobies, scalloped hammerhead shark, giant tortoises, king angelfish, City Of Quito, Pichincha Vol
City Of Quito Ecuador: See The Modern City Of Quito On A Trip To Galapagos Islands [01:49]
Come see the new modern city of Quito and see how far it has come over the years. You can visit the city of Quito on a trip to Galapagos Islands.
Tags: quito, city of quito, trip to galapagos islands, quito ecuador, ecuador city, modern city, tourism
City of Quito - Great Attractions (Quito , Ecuador) [01:04]
Take a tour of City of Quito in Quito , Ecuador -- part of the World's Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats. Quito is among the most populated cities of Ecuador, a metropolis, and also the country's capital. Quito is divided into three sections, the northern modern district, the southern industrial district, and the central colonial district. The majority of the town's houses and buildings were built pre-dominantly in a Spanish style of architecture. It is blessed with superb architecture, elegant surroundings, and striking plazas. The foundations of this archaic town were laid in the 16th Century on the site of a previous Incan city. Quito is enveloped by fertile valleys, volcanic, and green mountains with lovely forestry, making it a true natural haven.
Tags: Great, Attractions, Ecuador, City, Quito