94 Photos - Feb 21, 2013
Photo: Photo: Dried kernels of corn, in spice shop, QuitoPhoto: Plaza San Francisco, QuitoPhoto: Plaza San FranciscoPhoto: Hotel ____Photo: Entrance to the Hotel __Photo: Parlor, Hotel __Photo: Lobby, Hotel ___Photo: Detail, Hotel ___Photo: Plaza San Francisco, another viewPhoto: Street scenePhoto: Photo: Roof detailPhoto: On the steps of the squarePhoto: Photo: Trying on earringsPhoto: Plaza San FranciscoPhoto: Street musicianPhoto: Photo: In the City CenterPhoto: Public LibraryPhoto: Ironwork, detailPhoto: lnterior courtyard, City CenterPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Selling live chicksPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: The Grand PlazaPhoto: At the Grand PlazaPhoto: At the Grand PlazaPhoto: At the Grand PlazaPhoto: At the Grand PlazaPhoto: At the Grand PlazaPhoto: At the Grand PlazaPhoto: At the Grand PlazaPhoto: At the Grand PlazaPhoto: At the Grand PlazaPhoto: La Compania ChurchPhoto: Outside door of La CompaniaPhoto: Columns in high baroque style, Compania de JesusPhoto: Almost everything inside is covered in gold leafPhoto: An obscenity of goldPhoto: The Jesuits should have been thrown out before they started this churchPhoto: Memorial plaque, Grand PlazaPhoto: Museum of Military HistoryPhoto: Chandelier, Museum of Military HistoryPhoto: Photo: Theatre SquarePhoto: Street theatre performancePhoto: The  Teatro Sucre, QuitoPhoto: Theatre SquarePhoto: Theatre SquarePhoto: Near Theatre SquarePhoto: American chicken cornerPhoto: A demonstration outside the Presidential Palace.  Protest leaders speak with presidential representative on balcony, above rightPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Typical hardware storePhoto: Pushing a stalled cab up the streetPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Shop of dried herbs for medicinal usePhoto: The hotel where we stayed in QuitoPhoto: Street musicianPhoto: "History is not for telling, it is for making." -- Manuela Saenz.  Sign in city administration office, Quito.Photo: Tree in courtyard of mayor's office, QuitoPhoto: Tree, detailPhoto: Flag at half-mast in honor of Hugo ChavezPhoto: Quito:  Sheila concludes successful negotiation with street vendor for scarfPhoto: Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, QuitoPhoto: Sign, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, QuitoPhoto: In courtyard of Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, QuitoPhoto: Courtyeard, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, QuitoPhoto: View of Quito from Centro de Arte ContemporáneoPhoto: Quito Panorama, Centro de Arte ContemporáneoPhoto: Street scene, QuitoPhoto: Plaza Santo Domingo