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Quito: The city of Bell Towers

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Residents of Quito, Ecuador sometimes refer to their hometown as la ciudad de los campanarios: “city of bell towers.” It’s easy to see why. With over 80 churches inside the city limits, Quito’s skyline is crowded with domes and spires, giving the world’s second-highest capital a luminous, transcendent quality unlike any other in Latin America. Continue Reading

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