Q is for Quito

In 1999, we made our only foray into South America. Quito is the capital of Ecuador – and indeed, true to the name, one of the side trips we made was to the equatorial line. You can see me with a foot in each hemisphere below.

For the previous destination on this tour, see H is for Havana. Our ultimate destination was Galapagos, but that didn’t make it into the A to Z Challenge – it deserves a series all of its own*.

*Now available!