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1: Ecuador currency According to the current currency conversion rate of Ecuador, 25000 Sucre is equal to 1 US dollar. The money that is circulated includes notes and coins. Notes are of the denominations of US$100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 while the coins are found in denominations of US$1 and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 cent.
2: Seco De Pollo 6 PIECES OF CHICKEN 1 BIG GREEN PEPPER 1 MEDIUM SIZE RED ONION 2 TS ALINO LOTS OF CYLANTRO OR CULANTRO 1 CHICKEN BOUILLON 1 CUP OF FROZZEN MARACUYA JUICE (PASSION FRUIT) 1 C. PERUVIAN POWDERED CHILI (USE PAPRIKA INSTEAD) 1 ENVELOPE OF ANNATO SALT TO YOUR TASTE
3: empanadas de ecuador is a stuffed bread or pastry baked or fried in many countries of Latin America and the south of Europe
4: Soccer is one of the most watched sport in Ecuador. Ecuador does not have a world cup title under their name but haven been semifinalist 7 times in the Copa Libertadores
5: Volleyball is mainly played in the local areas and in the coastal regions of Ecuador. Volleyball and horseback riding are two very prominent sports in Ecuador. However, the rules of volleyball are a little different here than the Western volleyball
6: "Popular style of music but has a more native tone is Sanjuanito. This tone is typical of the Ecuadorian mountainous area."
7: "In Ecuador one of the popular music is Pasillo. One famous example of this style is Julio Jaramillo known as the Ruiseñor of America. The Ecuadorian Pasillo still continues captivating people of all the ages."
8: "The Plaza de la Independencia is a real jewel sitting in the middle of the Andes. By just standing there one can reveal in the battles between the Spanish and the Indians who lived here long before the Spanish arrived"
9: Guayaquil "The Pearl of the Pacific" | Ecuadors largest city and main port a tourist destination Las Peñas is the only part of the city that didnt get burned by fire
10: "He was a military general who became the first President of Ecuador. He joined the army at the age of 15 and was made supreme chief of the country in 1830. On August 14 of the same year, he became the provincial President of Ecuador"
11: Jefferson Perez "He is a Ecuadorian race walker who specializes in the 20km event of Olympics. He made the Ecuadorians proud by winning two Olympic medals. He is also the proud winner of the bronze in the Junior World Cup of Athletics in Bulgaria, silver at the World Championships of Seville and many such honors in a number of competitions around the world."
12: Fiesta de la Virgen de la Caridad: chamizas, bailes, globos, pirotecnia en Mira (Carchi).
13: "With a population around 2.5 million, the Quichua groups of South American Indians are the largest of any American Indian group in the World today" "The Quichua are also the only people to have migrated both south along the ridges and valleys of the Andes mountains and east into the rainforest of the Amazon Basin"