149 - 17th June 2006 - Quito


Back on our travels again


Heading towards Miami


The Basilica in Quito


Grand Plaza - Beautiful but heavily guarded by the army


Grand Plaza


Elaborate Steeple


San Francisco Church and Plaza


The Other Plaza


Our hostel room at the Magic Bean


and for an extra 40$ a night - our room at the Eugenica


Nice bathroom


The view from our window


The barriers at the Eugenia were very elaborate


Pip's pud at the Metro Cafe


Our hotel


More elaborate iron work


Candles in the hallways


Pip at the Eugenia Hotel


A good place to relax through the jetlag


At the base of the TeleferiQo


Pip with Quito behind her


4100 m above sea level


Chris and Quito


The TeleferiQo itself - the cable car


Coming in to the station


and on it's way back out again


Chris and a Cable Car


More Quito


Oxygen bar. Why breathe it for free when you can inhale through coloured liquids and pay for it?


Flower garden in the TeleferiQo site


The cable car winding its way up the hill


Strange art work on Reina Victoria - we think it's a clock of some kind - it moves.