An exquisitely tasting mollusk with a black shell and white pulp. Many say that it is an aphrodisiac. It is collected during full moon nights.
The La Ronda neighborhood, where it is said Quito was born, is concentrated along Morales Street. Besides strolling in the area, one can drink this typical beverage.
Quito is the third highest capital in the world. Spread out over the hillsides of Pichincha Volcano it is easy to find good places to photograph.
In this village you can find a wide variety of traditional sweets from this region: alfajores, encocados and much more.