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Glen David Short's Snapshots

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  1. Gears

    Snapshot Title: Gears
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Belfry Interior
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Gears



  2. Belfry

    Snapshot Title: Belfry
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Quito
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    of the Basilica del Voto Nacional



  3. Statue

    Snapshot Title: Statue
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Iglesia San Agustin
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Statue



  4. Dog

    Snapshot Title: Dog
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Plaza de la Independencia
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Dog



  5. Walking the gangway

    Snapshot Title: Walking the gangway
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Ceiling cavity, Basilica del Voto Nacional
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Walking the gangway



  6. Ancient stonework

    Snapshot Title: Ancient stonework
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Pucara de Rumicucho
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    appears to be an Ushnu platform



  7. Pilar del Sol

    Snapshot Title: Pilar del Sol
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Pucara de Rumicucho
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Situated on top of Cerro Catequilla



  8. Mitad del Mundo monument

    Snapshot Title: Mitad del Mundo monument
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Pucara de Rumicucho
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Monumento Mitad del Mundo



  9. Barber shop

    Snapshot Title: Barber shop
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Palacio Presidencial
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Situated in a bodega directly under the President's Palace



  10. Ceremonial Guard

    Snapshot Title: Ceremonial Guard
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Palacio Presidencial
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Ceremonial Guard



  11. Heroes of 10th August 1809

    Snapshot Title: Heroes of 10th August 1809
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Plaza de la Independencia
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    A Los Heroes del Diez de Agosto de 1809



  12. Polished stone globe and chain

    Snapshot Title: Polished stone globe and chain
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Plaza de la Independencia
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Polished stone globe and chain



  13. Bust

    Snapshot Title: Bust
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Arcade, Quito
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Bust



  14. Frieze

    Snapshot Title: Frieze
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Arcade, Quito
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    holding up the roof



  15. Mariscal Sucre

    Snapshot Title: Mariscal Sucre
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Plaza Santo Domingo
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Mariscal Sucre



  16. La Virgen de Panecillo

    Snapshot Title: La Virgen de Panecillo
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Plaza Santo Domingo
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    has her own gigapan gigapan.com/gigapans/155987



  17. La Virgen de Panecillo

    Snapshot Title: La Virgen de Panecillo
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Quito
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    has her own gigapan here gigapan.com/gigapans/155987



  18. La Señora

    Snapshot Title: La Señora
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Cafe Blas
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    La Señora



  19. Empanadas + Cafe

    Snapshot Title: Empanadas + Cafe
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Cafe Blas
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    US$3



  20. La Virgen de Panecillo

    Snapshot Title: La Virgen de Panecillo
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Calle de las Siete Cruces
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    has her own gigapan here www.gigapan.com/gigapans/155987



  21. Es Gloria de Quito...

    Snapshot Title: Es Gloria de Quito...
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Plaza de la Independencia
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    "Quito's glory is the discovery of the Amazon River" - a reference to Francisco de Orrellana's Amazon River expedition of 1541-42, which began in Quito.



  22. Inca Civilization in Cuzco

    Snapshot Title: Inca Civilization in Cuzco
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Library, Quito SAE Club
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    by R. Tom Zuidema



  23. Land Without Evil

    Snapshot Title: Land Without Evil
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Library, Quito SAE Club
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    by Richard Gott



  24. Pucara de Rumicucho

    Snapshot Title: Pucara de Rumicucho
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Pucara de Rumicucho
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    description, in Spanish es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pucar%C3%A1_de_Rumicucho Will open in a new tab or window



  25. Stone cairn

    Snapshot Title: Stone cairn
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Cumbre de Cerro Catequilla
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Its brass plaque has been stolen. According to my GPS, its a few metres off the true equator. Our guide Fernando Andrade from Calima Tours told us it was erected many decades ago by some Ecuadorian ge...



  26. Edge of stone circle

    Snapshot Title: Edge of stone circle
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Cumbre de Cerro Catequilla
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    probably used for some sort of ritual



  27. Dust from stone quarry

    Snapshot Title: Dust from stone quarry
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Cumbre de Cerro Catequilla
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Polvo desde una cantera



  28. Pilar del Sol

    Snapshot Title: Pilar del Sol
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Cumbre de Cerro Catequilla
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Top cube has 8 points, representing the cardinal points and equinoxes. Bottom cubes are fashioned after the "Inca Cross". Artilce about its construction, in Spanish, www.hoy.com.ec/noticias-ecu Will open in a new tab or window...



  29. Hostel

    Snapshot Title: Hostel
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Pululahua Crater
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Hostel



  30. Hotel

    Snapshot Title: Hotel
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Pululahua Crater
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    on the edge of the crater, with a great view of both the crater and the town of San Antonio



  31. Roundhouse

    Snapshot Title: Roundhouse
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Pululahua Crater
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    with a blue roof



  32. Casa de la Cultura

    Snapshot Title: Casa de la Cultura
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Quito
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Casa de la Cultura



  33. Woman in pink

    Snapshot Title: Woman in pink
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Quito
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    waiting on a doorstep



  34. Horse in corral

    Snapshot Title: Horse in corral
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: San Antonio de Pichincha
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Horse in corral



  35. Bssketball court

    Snapshot Title: Bssketball court
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: San Antonio de Pichincha
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Basketball court



  36. Northern suburbs of Quito

    Snapshot Title: Northern suburbs of Quito
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: San Antonio de Pichincha
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Northern suburbs of Quito



  37. Mitad del Mundo monument

    Snapshot Title: Mitad del Mundo monument
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: San Antonio de Pichincha
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Gigapan view from this monument gigapan.com/gigapans/156298



  38. Pucara de Rumicucho

    Snapshot Title: Pucara de Rumicucho
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Catequilla
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Rumicucho, a pre_inca ruin es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pucar%C3%A1_de_Rumicucho Will open in a new tab or window



  39. Traffic policeman

    Snapshot Title: Traffic policeman
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Quito
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Policia de Transito



  40. Face

    Snapshot Title: Face
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Quito
    Image Owner: Glen David Short



    Description:

    Face



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