Ecuador - Across the equator
Roof of the world
At 2850 meters above sea level, Quito is the highest official capital of the world.
Centro Historico, Quito
Will the real equator please stand up
The real equator marking is hidden away, since the official equator already had been marked by an expensive monument.
The real equator
The real equator is a few hundred meters off, but it's still an impressive monument.
Reine at Mitad del Mundo
Plaza Grande, Quito
A bit out of breath at 4200 meters above sea level.
Reine at Cotopaxi volcano
Someone to watch over you
Virgen del Panecillo, Quito
Reine in Basilica del Voto Nacional