Quito, the capital of Ecuador, is not exactly on the Elizabeth Arden circuit for the leisure, jet-setting crowd.
That may be one of the big reasons why the Australian decided to appeal his case to Quito.
He attributed “exclusive” responsibility for the collapse of the preservation initiative to the government in Quito.
from the Spanish form of equator (which runs through it). Before 1830 the region bore the name of its chief city, Quito, which is from the name of a now-extinct native people, of unknown meaning. Related: Ecuadorian; Ecuadorean.