Mara Dall explores the Basilica in Quito

Mara Dall in Quito, Ecuador - Basilica nave

  …… Where Panama is dominated by its temples to Mammon, its banking towers, Ecuador reminds you of the energy and wealth that went into religion in the Spanish colonial era of the 17th century. Some of those buildings might be oppressively florid in their excesses, but you have to acknowledge their magnificence nonetheless. My favourite is the Basilica del […] Read more ยป