Rincón de Cantuña
On the northeast side of the plaza, the Palacio Arzobispal is now a colonnaded row of small shops and restaurants, located between...
Quito Antiguo Spanish School
The old town’s only language school offers a wide range of study options, learning-while-traveling programs, volunteer opportunities and...
Palacio del Gobierno
The heart of the old town is the Plaza Grande (formally known as Plaza de la Independencia), a picturesque, palm-fringed square...
A much-loved newcomer to El Centro, Vista Hermosa (Beautiful View) delivers the goods with a magnificent 360-degree panorama over the...
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Lonely Planet review
Inside the Hotel Patio Andaluz, this upscale restaurant serves both gourmet Spanish and Ecuadorian fare to a foreign clientele.