QUITO, ECUADOR - Quito Old Town (Ecuador). 'A Spanish-colonial stunner, Quito’s vibrant Centro Histórico is packed with elaborate churches and mournful monasteries, people-packed plazas and looming bell towers.
A mirador (viewpoint) above Loja, Ecuador. Loja holds a rich tradition in the arts, and for this reason is known as the Music and Cultural Capital of Ecuador. The city is home to two major universities.