Ecuador is a democratic republic in northwestern South America, bordered by Colombia on the north, Peru on the east and south, and the Pacific Ocean to the west. Ecuador also includes the Galápagos Islands in the Pacific, about 1,000 kilometres (620 mi) west of the mainland. The capital city is Quito, while the largest city is Guayaquil. (source: Wikipedia)
The images in this gallery are mainly from the area in and around Quito, Baños, Mindo, Cotacachi and Otavalo.
A separate gallery of Galapagos can be found here.