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La Ronda, Quito
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Day or night, stroll at a leisurely pace along La Ronda to appreciate the charms of Quito's old town. Curving its way through the city's historical quarter, the charming cobbled street typifies the Spanish colonial style of architecture. Look up above you at the colorful flowerboxes adorning many of the street's balconies, and appreciate the recent work that has restored the area to its former glory. During the day you can buy handicrafts from quaint souvenir shops, while at night you can join in the party at one of the street's many bars. Use our Quito itinerary planner to arrange your visit to La Ronda and other attractions in Quito.
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  • Your pavement and small places that sell wind pies and ice cream of paila, as well as canelazo, make it a must-see. Typical balconies as well as walking and eating, people become must-see
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  • We walked around one night looking for a restaurant. They only open late and finally are mostly a combination of bars with a bit of food or karaoke. 
  • Are two or three ancient streets of the historic centre, full of people, many street vendors, craft shops, but the restaurants are no good and we eat too much.
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