City: Quito

Population: 1,873,458

Time Zone: UTC-5

Currency Name: US dollar (USD)

Major airport name (code) cities: Mariscal Sucre International Airport (UIO)

Languages: Spanish

Phone City Code(s):

Official Tourism Website: http://quito.com.ec/default.asp?id_idioma=2

High Travel Season: December - February

Voltage: 120 V - 60 Hz

Electrical Plug Type: a, b

Misc Fact / Good to Know: The capital of Ecuador, Quito lies at the foot of the Pichincha volcano, and has been damaged several times by the area's frequent earthquakes.