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Ecuadorian in Zamora

La Choza

Serving fried fish, churrasco (fried steak with eggs and rice) and fried frogs' legs (which are delicacies, so command high prices), La Choza is a health foodie’s nightmare. But it’s good, the fish is local and fres…
Wildlife Reserve in Zamora

Refugio Ecológico Tzanka

Head a block southwest of the main plaza and hang a right on the dead-end lane to find this wildlife rescue center. Housing colorful parrots, coatis (big, acrobatic rodents), monkeys, sloths and a boa constrictor, t…
Landmark in Zamora

Clock

Zamora's most famous landmark is the huge clock on the hill above the bus station, attractively decorated with flowers. The minute hand is 11.34m long. This may very well be the largest timepiece in Ecuador and, acc…