Located in the middle of the world, Quito, capital of Ecuador, has an amazing mix of colonial and modern architecture that makes it one of the most beautiful cities in Latin America. With attractions both in the city and just outside of the city, Quito offers a lot to each and every tourist that visits, no matter what he or she is looking for. From adventurous activities to amazing restaurants and nightlife Quito is the perfect city for your next vacation!
Quito and its Old Town (Ciudad Vieja) section of the city is a beautiful place for a stroll. With shops and old buidlings and churches this part of town is absolutely beautiful. Make sure you check out street vendors selling some amazing homemade food that tastes better than grandma’s cooking! As you stroll the streets keep your eyes open left and right as the architecture is spectacular and you will not want to miss a thing.
For the more adventurous tourists make sure you check out the Cerro Panecillo, which offers views of the city as well as surrounding volcanoes that flood the area.
When the sun goes down, it's time to enjoy some great food and drink! Head to the New Town area of Quito to find all of the hot spots. With plenty of clubs and bars, there are wonderful destinations for any taste. The top places to check out are the Tutle’s head, Varadero, La Boca Del Lobo, El Pobre Diablo and Seseribo. There is an excellent nightlife scene in Quito and you will have a great time enjoying it!
Quito is known for being in the “middle of the world”. The weather is usually beautiful and its nice and warm. This is a great vacation spot for the tourist looking to have a great time and see a new culture from the eyes of the locals.