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Ecuador is located in the northwest of South America and has about 17 million inhabitants. The capital is Quito, situated at an altitude of 2,850 meters, the largest city in the country is Guayaquil. The country is named after the equator line that runs through the northern part of the country. The Galapagos Islands, which also belong to Ecuador, are located about 1,000 kilometers west of the coast in the Pacific Ocean. The official currency in Ecuador is the US dollar. The highest mountain in the country is the Chimborazo, at 6,310 meters.

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Quito – Tourist Attractions, Things to Do & Photo Spots (Ecuador)

Categories: Travel reports, South America, Ecuador

Today our 10 days ended in the Galapagos Islands. Just in time at 9.30 am today we were picked up by a taxi in our Hotel Fiesta and taken to the airport of Santa Cruz, which is located about 45 km north of Puerto Ayora on the island of Baltra. From here our flight from the Galapagos Islands took off back to the mainland to Quito.

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