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Quito Colonial Chatter, Issue #032
December 15, 2014

Quito Colonial Chatter Mitad del Mes newsletter brings you the latest news and additions to Quito-Colonial website.

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Around Quito

I am totally revamping my website, and you'll soon be able to share your Quito Colonial experiences with me and much more. Stay tuned.

Ecuador Has Talent voted the Ladesmo Brothers after 11 months and 6,000 auditions. The prize - $30,000 offered by Ecuavisa who has broadcast the program since 2012 from Guayaquil.

The group performed in restaurants. They thanked their parents profusely for their unending support.

La Chilindrina, famous on Latin American TV, joined the president in Quito December 1 alongside the mayor and the fiesta queen at Carondelet. She contributed to the Changing of the Guards.

Ecuador Problems - Solutions

The theaters of Centro Historico are falling into extinction. Ancient theaters now evolved into shops, restaurants and functions of the day.

Of the 16 large cinemas and theaters established way back when, only 3 keep chugging on. Theater Sucre functions permanently, Hollywood depicts "adult" movies, and Bolivar continues its futile attempt at pursuing the Municipality to revive it from museum status.

The 16 amendments the prez instituted will not be finalized for a year. They remain in debate.

Tourism in Ecuador

The fiesta closed as scheduled December 6 with truckloads of music and street dancing.

Ecuador resulted in the best global green destination for which it was awarded recognition by World Travel Awards. That's up from winning as green leader of South America August 9.

Four vias now converge to the airport from Quito... all roads completed.

Tour Guide

Angel, of Quinde Adventures runs his van for airport transfer at $20 a head.

To join his adventures or have him map out your dream ones, contact him now to give him your dates and find out his rates. He'll work with you on the price. Receive a reply within 48 hours.


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