Dianne & Christine in Quito 12/9/06
View of Cerro Cruz Loma from our Quito hotel balcony.
View of the Quito Old Town World Heritage Site from Parque Itchimbia
Hill with Virgen de Quito and nativity.
Basilica del Voto Nacional has native species instead of gargoyles.
Iguanas, turtles are on the first tier with birds on the upper level.
monkeys and jaguars
rosette inside the basilica
Church of Fransican Convent
view of Virgen of Quito from square.
the other dirrection
Christine taking a photo Outside of the La Compania de Jesus. No photos allowed inside this impressive church which supposedly is guilded with 7 tons of gold.
Tower in background with Christine, Wally, Karen and Andres.
La Compania de Jesus
Monument to liberation of Ecuador. Wounded lion (Spain) is vanquished by eagle (Ecuador)
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