Mejía is a canton in the province of Pichincha in northern Ecuador. It is named after Ecuadorian political figure José Mejía Lequerica. The canton includes a volcano in the Central Cordillera of the Ecuadorian Andes called Rumiñahui.
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San Miguel de los Bancos, or simply Los Bancos, is a canton in the province of Pichincha, Ecuador. The long name of the town refers to dedication of the area to the archangel Michael.
This Nature reserve is located 229 miles from Quito, Ecuador.
José María Velasco Ibarra Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto J.M. Velasco Ibarra) (IATA: MRR, ICAO: SEMA) is an airport serving Macará, a city in the province of Loja in Ecuador.
Jipijapa Canton is a canton of Ecuador, located in the Manabí Province. Its capital is the town of Jipijapa.
Guápulo is a district of Quito, Ecuador, also called an electoral parish (parroquia electoral urbana). The parish was established as a result of the October 2004 political elections when the city was divided into 19 urban electoral parishes. Set beh…
Guayllabamba (Kichwa Wayllapampa, green plain) is a small agricultural town (administratively, a rural parish of the canton of Quito) located 29 kilometers northeast of the city of Quito in northern Ecuador.
The German School of Guayaquil (Spanish: Colegio Alemán Humboldt Guayaquil, German: Deutsche Schule Guayaquil) is a multilingual school in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
Estadio Gonzalo Pozo Ripalda is a multi-use stadium in southern Quito, Ecuador. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Aucas. The stadium holds 22,000 spectators and built in 1987 and opened in 1994.
The Army University - ESPE (Spanish: Universidad de las Fuerzas Armadas - ESPE, also called ESPE) is a higher education university in Sangolquí, Pinchincha Province, Ecuador.
Daule, Guayas, Ecuador is a city located in central Guayas, Ecuador, on the Daule River.
The upper valley of the Chota River in northern Ecuador, and the small villages in it are usually referred to as 'El Chota', and it runs east-west between the two ranges of the Andes. It lies in the provinces of Imbabura, Carchi and (to the west) Es…
Chachoan Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Chachoan) (IATA: ATF, ICAO: SEAM) is an airport serving Ambato (also known as San Juan de Ambato), a city in the province of Tungurahua in Ecuador.
Catamayo Canton is a canton of Loja Province in Ecuador. Its seat is Catamayo. It is located in the north of the province, bordered by the cantons of Loja, Gonzanamá, Olmedo, and Chaguarpamba. In it is located the largest and most fertile valley of …
Ciudad de Catamayo Airport, formerly known as Camilo Ponce Enriquez Airport (IATA: LOH, ICAO: SETM) is an airport in Loja, Ecuador.
Bucay (also known as General Antonio Elizalde) is a town located on the eastern edge of Guayas, Ecuador, near the Chimborazo province. It is the seat of General Antonio Elizalde Canton (Bucay Canton). As of the census of 2001, there are 8,690 people…
Biblioteca Municipal de Guayaquil (Guayaquil Municipal Library) is a public library in Guayaquil, Ecuador and is operated by the municipal government.
Balao is a town located in southern Guayas, Ecuador, near Azuay and El Oro provinces.
Arajuno (pronounced ar-a-HOO-no) is a jungle community in the Ecuadorian rainforest. It is also a Canton (political subdivision) in the Pastaza Province. It is located on the Arajuno River, a tributary of the Curaray.
The Aguarico River (Spanish: Río Aguarico, meaning "rich water") is a river in northeastern Ecuador. It is the main river of the Sucumbíos province. In the last part of its course it is the Ecuadorian-Peruvian border. It empties into the Napo River.…
The 1868 Ecuador earthquakes occurred at 19:30 UTC on August 15 and 06:30 UTC on 16 August 1868. They caused severe damage in the northeastern part of Ecuador and in southwestern Colombia. They had an estimated magnitude of 6.3 and 6.7 and together …
Valdez (sometimes also called Limones) is a town in the Esmeraldas province of Ecuador.
Instituto Nacional Mejía is a public secondary educational institution in Quito, the capital of Ecuador.
Cajabamba (Villa la Unión) is a location in the Chimborazo Province, Ecuador.
Anona is a place in Jipijapa, Manabí Province, Ecuador, South America.
Zamora is a canton in the Zamora-Chinchipe Province of Ecuador.
Yaguachi Canton is a canton of Ecuador, located in the Guayas Province. Its capital is the town of Yaguachi.
Sevilla de Oro Canton is a canton of Ecuador, located in the Azuay Province. Its capital is the town of Sevilla de Oro.
Rumiñahui (in hispanicized spelling, [rumiˈɲawi]) or Rumiñawi (Quechua rumi stone, ñawi eye, "stone eye") is a canton of Pichincha Province in Ecuador. Its seat is Sangolquí.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Azogues (Latin: Dioecesis Azoguensis) is a diocese located in the city of Azogues in the Ecclesiastical province of Cuenca in Ecuador.
The Roman Catholic Metropolitan Archdiocese of Cuenca (Latin: Archidioecesis Conchensis in Aequatore) is an archdiocese located in the city of Cuenca in Ecuador.
Reales Tamarindos Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Reales Tamarindos) (IATA: PVO, ICAO: SEPV) is an airport serving Portoviejo, the capital city of the province of Manabí in Ecuador.
Puerto Quito is a canton in Pichincha Province, Ecuador.
Puerto Quito is a town and urban parish in the province of Pichincha, Ecuador. The town is a developing area for eco-tourism, thanks to an abundance of wildlife, secondary jungle and beautiful waterfalls such as the Cascada Azul (Blue Waterfall). Pu…
Posorja is a small village in Ecuador that lies about 120 km from the city Guayaquil at the delta of the Guayas River. Posorja lies in a very dry climate zone. Many years ago, the main occupation in Posorja was fishing. However, increasing pollution…
General Villamil, also known as Playas, is a Guayas canton in Ecuador. The Playas canton is located at the south western area of the Guayas Province. Its Canton Capital is General José de Villamil, also known as Playas. It is located 96 kilómeters f…