The church silhouettes.
The quiet streets of the colonial times.
|The house and museum of city founder Sebastian de Benalcazar.|
Different views on San Francisco Square:
|The San Francisco Church of 1535 is the first massive religious building on the continent.|
|Church Santo Domingo and the monument to Grand Marshal Antonio Jose de Sucre.|
Independence Square and the Presidential Palace.
Here you can feel the pulse of the past.
|La Compania Chapel was erected by Jesuits in 1605. This is the most beautiful church in Ecuador with a freaky fasade carven our of the volcano stone. The church decoration required about 7 tonn of gold.|
|Tomb of Grand Marshal Sucre in the Cathedral.|
Mass-meeting on Independence Square in front of the Presidential Palace.