The Museo Franciscano contains some of the church’s finest artwork including paintings, sculpture and 16th-century furniture. Some of...
Monastery of San Francisco
Walking from the old town's narrow colonial streets into the open Plaza San Francisco reveals one of the finest sights in all of Ecuador...
Capilla de Cantuña
To the left of the Monastery of San Francisco stands the Capilla de Cantuña, which houses an excellent art collection from the Quito...
Jugos de la Sucre
For a freshly squeezed serving of vitamins, this popular juice stand is hard to beat. Try passion fruit, orange or a dozen other flavors.
For 50 years, the Vaca Meza family has been serving one of Ecuador’s favorite dishes, guatita, a tripe-and-potato stew in a seasoned,...
Plaza San Francisco · interesting places nearby
Attached to the eponymous café, Tianguez is a member of the Fair Trade Organization and sells outstanding crafts from throughout Ecuador.