Quito, the capital of Ecuador, is not exactly on the Elizabeth Arden circuit for the leisure, jet-setting crowd.
That may be one of the big reasons why the Australian decided to appeal his case to Quito.
He attributed “exclusive” responsibility for the collapse of the preservation initiative to the government in Quito.
In the meantime I should say that my mother had rejoined my father at Quito.
Had they been seized and carried off to Quito, or had they made their escape?
The new cacique goes with an army to drive Quizquiz from the state of Quito.
It is situated on the river Curasari, 30 leagues from its mouth, and 240 from Quito.
We noticed at Riobamba a custom which formerly prevailed also at Quito.
From Quito to Cuzco every Indian would give all he possessed to conciliate him.
Thus the plain upon which Quito stands, under the equator, is nearly ten thousand feet high.
from the Spanish form of equator (which runs through it). Before 1830 the region bore the name of its chief city, Quito, which is from the name of a now-extinct native people, of unknown meaning. Related: Ecuadorian; Ecuadorean.