Quito Links

Quito flag Major update in progress. Corrections and suggestions welcome Links related to Quito presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @MunicipioQuito @QuitoTurismo @AeropuertoUIO @MauricioRodasEC @ZULNELEA @MuseoCiudadQ 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 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 Tourism Portals Quito Visitor’s Bureau Facebook Casa Oriente Planeta.com Quito Ecuador South America Cities

Quito

Photo Quito is one of the few cities to experience four seasons almost every day of the year. Its high altitude and sunny disposition make it a spirited place to live and visit. Today, December 6, is the anniversary of Quito’s founding. Planeta.com joins the celebration by the making the requisite edits and updates on …

Ecuador

Ecuador is a compact nation with four distinct zones: Andes Mountains (with some of the most active volcanoes in the world), the Pacific Coast, Amazon Jungle and the Galapagos Islands. Ecuador is bordered on the north by Colombia, the south and east by Peru and the west by the Pacific Ocean. All four zones are …

2017 Ecuador Election

The April 2 election in Ecuador pit conservative banker Guillermo Lasso and ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno, who appears to have won by a narrow margin. The winner will be sworn in to a four-year term in May. Key Links http://www.presidencia.gob.ec Twitter Moment ⚡️ “Ecuador Elections” Ecuador Elections Planeta Ecuador

Habitat3

Habitat III is the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development taking place this week in Quito, Ecuador, October 17 – 20. The meeting takes place every 20 years, and its action-oriented outcome, known as the New Urban Agenda, will be finalized this week. It has 175 items that center around two core objectives: inclusive …

#EcuadorNow (July 2016)

Here’s the latest news from Ecuador, mostly as embedded tweets from friends and colleagues in the South American country. Status Report: Ecuador seeks to invigorate its travel and tourism sector after an earthquake caused considerable damage earlier this year on the coast. Read: The best way to help Ecuador is to visit Ecuador Embedded Tweets YouTube …