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Adalberto Ortiz (February 9, 1914 – February 1, 2003) was a novelist, poet and diplomat born in Esmeraldas, a province of Ecuador.
Albert Paulsen (born Albert Paulson; 13 December 1925 in Guayaquil, Ecuador – 25 April 2004 in Los Angeles, California) was an Ecuadorian-American actor who appeared in many American television series beginning in the 1960s, playing characters primarily of European origin.
Alex Jimbo Viteri (born July 29, 1986 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is a violinist.
Alfredo Pareja Diezcanseco (October 12, 1908 in Guayaquil — May 1, 1993 in Quito) — born Alfredo Pareja y Díez Canseco — was a prominent Ecuadorian novelist, essayist, journalist, historian and diplomat.
Andrés Gómez Santos (born February 27, 1960 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is an Ecuadorian former professional tennis player.
Araceli Gilbert de Blomberg (1913 in Guayaquil, Ecuador – 1993 in Quito), was an Ecuadorian artist.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races, also known as AIMS, is an association of long-distance running races.
Guayas is a sail training ship of the Ecuadorian Navy.
Barcelona Sporting Club is an Ecuadorian sports club based in Guayaquil, known best for its professional football team.
The Battle of Guayaquil was the final and pivotal armed confrontation of the Ecuadorian Civil War.
Ecuador's foremost classical soprano, Beatriz Parra Durango was born in Guayaquil in 1940.
Benjamin Urrutia (born January 24, 1950 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is an author and scholar.
Biblioteca Municipal de Guayaquil (Guayaquil Municipal Library) is a public library in Guayaquil, Ecuador and is operated by the municipal government.
Buenos Aires is the capital and most populous city of Argentina.
Bus rapid transit (BRT, BRTS, busway, transitway) is a bus-based public transport system designed to improve capacity and reliability relative to a conventional bus system.
Club Sport Emelec is an Ecuadorian sports club based in Guayaquil that is best known for their professional football team.
Canción al 9 de Octubre (Song of October Ninth) was written by José Joaquín de Olmedo in 1821, to commemorate the 1820 Independence of Guayaquil.
The Cantons of Ecuador are the second-level subdivisions of Ecuador, below the provinces.
A capital city (or simply capital) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province, or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government.
La casa del hombre doliente is a foundation located in Guayaquil, Ecuador dedicated to caring for indigent people who are in the final stage of terminal illnesses.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
Cerro Blanco Forest (Spanish: Bosque Protector Cerro Blanco) is a tropical dry forest reserve in the Guayas Province of Ecuador.
Ceviche, also cebiche, seviche or sebiche, is a seafood dish popular in the Pacific coastal regions of Latin America.
Churrasco is a Spanish and Portuguese term referring to beef or grilled meat more generally, differing across Latin America and Europe, but a prominent feature in the cuisine of Uruguay, Brazil, Bolivia, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Nicaragua, Peru and other Latin American countries.
Climbing is the activity of using one's hands, feet, or any other part of the body to ascend a steep object.
A color commentator or expert commentator is a sports commentator who assists the main commentator, often by filling in any time when play is not in progress.
Concubinage is an interpersonal and sexual relationship in which the couple are not or cannot be married.
Conquistadors (from Spanish or Portuguese conquistadores "conquerors") is a term used to refer to the soldiers and explorers of the Spanish Empire or the Portuguese Empire in a general sense.
Damien House is a non-profit organization that provides support for over 100 Hansen’s Disease patients, especially those at a hospital in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
Demetrio Aguilera Malta (Guayaquil, May 24, 1909 – México D.F., December 29, 1981) was an Ecuadorian writer, director, painter, and diplomat.
Doménica Cristina Tabacchi Rendón (born February 21, 1973) is an Ecuadorian journalist and politician.
Ecotourism is a form of tourism involving visiting fragile, pristine, and relatively undisturbed natural areas, intended as a low-impact and often small scale alternative to standard commercial mass tourism.
Ecuador (Ikwadur), officially the Republic of Ecuador (República del Ecuador, which literally translates as "Republic of the Equator"; Ikwadur Ripuwlika), is a representative 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.
The Ecuadorian War of Independence was fought from 1820 to 1822 between several South American armies and Spain over control of the lands of the Royal Audience of Quito, a Spanish colonial administrative jurisdiction from which would eventually emerge the modern Republic of Ecuador.
El Niño is the warm phase of the El Niño Southern Oscillation (commonly called ENSO) and is associated with a band of warm ocean water that develops in the central and east-central equatorial Pacific (between approximately the International Date Line and 120°W), including off the Pacific coast of South America.
Diario El Universo (Spanish for "The Universe") is one of the largest daily newspapers in Ecuador.
Encebollado (Spanish: cooked with onions) is a fish soup from Ecuador, regarded as a national dish.
Enrique Gil Gilbert (July 8, 1912 – February 21, 1973) was an Ecuadorian novelist, journalist, poet, and a high-ranking member of the Communist Party of Ecuador.
Luis Enrique Tábara (born 1930 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is a master Ecuadorian painter and teacher representing a whole Hispanic pictorial and artistic culture.
The Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral (or ESPOL) is a public university located in Guayaquil, Guayas Province in Ecuador.
Estadio Banco del Pacífico Capwell is a multi-purpose stadium in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
The Estadio Monumental Isidro Romero Carbo is a football stadium located in the parish of Tarqui in northern Guayaquil, Ecuador.
Blanca Eugenia Viteri Segura (born April 14, 1928 in Guayaquil) is an Ecuadorian novelist, anthologist and teacher.
Félix Aráuz (born 1935 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is an Ecuadorian painter.
Felipe Salvador Caicedo Corozo (born 5 September 1988) is an Ecuadorian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Italian club Lazio.
María "Fernanda" Cornejo (born March 24, 1989) is an Ecuadorian fashion model and former beauty queen, who was crowned Miss International 2011.
Francisco de Orellana (1511 – November 1546) was a Spanish explorer and conquistador.
Sir Frederick William Mallandaine Ashton (17 September 190418 August 1988) was a British ballet dancer and choreographer.
Gabriel Gregorio Fernando José María García y Moreno y Morán de Buitrón (December 24, 1821 – August 6, 1875) was an Ecuadorian politician who twice served as President of Ecuador (1861–65 and 1869–75) and was assassinated during his second term, after being elected to a third.
Genoa (Genova,; Zêna; English, historically, and Genua) is the capital of the Italian region of Liguria and the sixth-largest city in Italy.
Gerardo Mejía (born April 16, 1965. Retrieved September 22, 2008.), better known by his mononym Gerardo, is an Ecuadorian-American rapper, singer and actor who later became a recording industry executive, and more recently a pastor.
The green iguana (Iguana iguana), also known as the American iguana, is a large, arboreal, mostly herbivorous species of lizard of the genus Iguana.
The Guayaquil Canton, official the Municipality of Guayaquil, is a canton in the center of the Guayas Province in western Ecuador.
The Guayaquil Conference (Conferencia de Guayaquil) was a meeting that took place on July 26, 1822, in Guayaquil, Ecuador, between José de San Martín and Simón Bolívar, to discuss the future of Perú (and South America in general).
The Guayaquil Marathon (Maratón de Guayaquil) is a marathon race in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
Guayaquil Municipal Museum (Museo Municipal de Guayaquil) is a museum in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
Guayas is a coastal province in Ecuador.
The Guayas River is a river in western Ecuador.
Guillermo Franco (February 8, 1811 in Guayaquil – March 1873 in Callao, Peru) was an Ecuadorian general.
The Gulf of Guayaquil is a large body of water of the Pacific Ocean in western South America.
Houston is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas and the fourth most populous city in the United States, with a census-estimated 2017 population of 2.312 million within a land area of.
Hugo Savinovich (born February 15, 1959) is an Ecuadorian sports commentator and retired professional wrestler and professional wrestling manager.
The Humboldt Current, also called the Peru Current, is a cold, low-salinity ocean current that flows north along the western coast of South America.
The informal sector, informal economy, or grey economy is the part of an economy that is neither taxed nor monitored by any form of government.
Jaime José Nebot Saadi (born October 22, 1946) is an Ecuadorian politician.
James, son of Zebedee (Hebrew:, Yaʿqob; Greek: Ἰάκωβος; ⲓⲁⲕⲱⲃⲟⲥ; died 44 AD) was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus, and traditionally considered the first apostle to be martyred.
Jenny María Estrada Ruiz (Guayaquil, June 21, 1940) is an Ecuadorian writer and journalist.
Joao Jimmy Plata Cotera (born March 1, 1992) is an Ecuadorian footballer who plays for Real Salt Lake in Major League Soccer as a forward.
Joaquín Gallegos Lara (April 9, 1909 – November 16, 1947) was an Ecuadorian social realist novelist, short story writer, poet, and essayist.
Jorge Delgado (born 5 January 1954) is an Ecuadorian former swimmer who competed in the 1972 Summer Olympics and in the 1976 Summer Olympics.
Jorge Saade (born in Guayaquil, Ecuador; full name: Jorge Saade-Scaff) is violinist.
Jorge Velarde (Guayaquil, Ecuador, 1960) is a Contemporary Latin American painter from Ecuador.
José de la Cuadra (September 3, 1903 - February 27, 1941) was an Ecuadorian social realist writer, whose short stories are among the most important in Ecuadorian literature.
José Francisco de San Martín y Matorras (25 February 1778 – 17 August 1850), known simply as José de San Martín or El Libertador of Argentina, Chile and Peru, was an Argentine general and the prime leader of the southern part of South America's successful struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire who served as the Protector of Peru.
José Joaquín de Olmedo y Maruri (March 20, 1780 – February 19, 1847) was President of Ecuador from March 6, 1845 to December 8, 1845.
José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport (Aeropuerto Internacional José Joaquín de Olmedo) is an airport serving Guayaquil, the capital of the Guayas Province and the most populous city in Ecuador.
José Martínez Queirolo (March 22, 1931 – October 8, 2008) was an Ecuadorian playwright and narrator.
Juan José Flores y Aramburu (July 19, 1800 – October 1, 1864) was a Venezuelan military general who became Supreme Chief, and later the first President of the new Republic of Ecuador.
Juan Villafuerte (July 19, 1945 – August 15, 1977) (Juan Antonio Villafuerte Estrada) was an artist known for his transmutated drawings and paintings.
Julio Alfredo Jaramillo Laurido (October 1, 1935 – February 9, 1978) was a notable Ecuadorian singer and recording artist who performed throughout Latin America, achieving great fame for his renditions of boleros, valses, pasillos, tangos, and rancheras.
Karina Galvez (born July 7, 1964) is an Ecuadorian American poet.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
Luis Burgos Flor (born May 3, 1939 in Guayaquil) is an Ecuadorian painter known for his futuristic style.
Luis Miranda (1932 in Guayaquil, Ecuador – 2016 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) was an Ecuadorian master painter.
Luis Molinari (1929 in Guayaquil, Ecuador – 1994 in Quito, Ecuador) (Luis Molinari-Flores) was a member of the VAN Group (Vanguardia Artística Nacional), a collective of informal constructivist artists founded by Enrique Tábara and Aníbal Villacís.
Luis Adrián Morejón (born 28 March 1973 in Guayaquil) is a former tennis player from Ecuador who turned professional in 1991.
Malecón 2000 is the name given to boardwalk overlooking the Guayas River in the Ecuadorian port city of Guayaquil.
A mangrove is a shrub or small tree that grows in coastal saline or brackish water.
María Esther Heredia Lecaro de Capovilla, known internationally as María Capovilla (14 September 1889 – 27 August 2006), was an Ecuadorian supercentenarian, and, at the time of her death at age 116 years, 347 days, was recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest living person.
Metrovía is a rapid bus transit system that has been developed in Guayaquil, Ecuador, and is now a widely used means of transportation in the city.
Michael Craig Judge (born October 17, 1962) is an American actor, animator, writer, producer, director and musician.
Miss Earth 2011 was held on 3 December 2011 at the University of the Philippines Theater in Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines.
Miss International 2011, the 51st edition of the Miss International pageant, was held on 6 November 2011 at the International Tennis Center in Chengdu, China.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA; pronounced, like "Noah") is an American scientific agency within the United States Department of Commerce that focuses on the conditions of the oceans, major waterways, and the atmosphere.
These are all the publications printed in Guayaquil which report national and international news.
Nicolás Alexander Lapentti Gómez (born 13 August 1976) is a former professional tennis player from Ecuador.
Noralma Vera Arrata (born 28 August 1936) is a former Ecuadorian prima ballerina and choreographer.
Numa Pompilio Llona (March 5, 1832 – April 5, 1907) was an Ecuadorian poet, journalist, educator, diplomat, and philosopher.
Olga Mercedes Álava Vargas (born February 14, 1988) is an Ecuadorian model, social, lifestyle entrepreneur, environmentalist and beauty queen.
Pan de yuca (Spanish for Cassava bread) is a type of bread made of cassava starch and cheese typical of southern Colombia and the Coast Region of Ecuador.
Francisco Olegario Segura (June 20, 1921 – November 18, 2017), better known as Pancho "Segoo" Segura, was a leading tennis player of the 1940s and 1950s, both as an amateur and as a professional.
Pedro Jorge Vera (1914 in Guayaquil – 1999) was an Ecuadorian writer and Communist Party of Ecuador politician.
Piracy is an act of robbery or criminal violence by ship or boat-borne attackers upon another ship or a coastal area, typically with the goal of stealing cargo and other valuable items or properties.
The Politecnica Salesiana University in Ecuador is an institution of higher education and Christian inspiration with Catholic character and a Salesian.
Presley Norton Yoder (Guayaquil, February 26, 1932 – May 8, 1993) was an Ecuadorian archeologist and entrepreneur.
Ecuador is divided into 24 provinces (provincias, singularprovincia).
Rafael Vicente Correa Delgado (born 6 April 1963) is an Ecuadorian politician and economist who served as President of Ecuador from 2007 to 2017.
Ramón Castilla y Marquesado (31 August 1797 – 30 May 1867) was a Peruvian caudillo who served as President of Peru three times as well as the Interim President of Peru (Revolution Self-proclaimed President) in 1863.
Rapping (or rhyming, spitting, emceeing, MCing) is a musical form of vocal delivery that incorporates "rhyme, rhythmic speech, and street vernacular", which is performed or chanted in a variety of ways, usually over a backbeat or musical accompaniment.
Reial Club Deportiu Espanyol de Barcelona (Royal Spanish Sports Club of Barcelona), commonly known as RCD Espanyol, or simply as Espanyol, is a professional sports club based in Barcelona, Spain.
Real Salt Lake (RSL) is an American professional soccer franchise that competes as a member club of Major League Soccer (MLS) Western Conference.
"Rico Suave" is a 1990 single by Ecuadorian rapper and singer Gerardo.
Rita Lecumberri (1836-1910) was an Ecuadorian writer and educator.
Rosa Borja de Ycaza (Guayaquil, July 30, 1889 – Guayaquil, December 22, 1964) was an Ecuadorian writer, essayist, dramatist, sociologist, poet, novelist, feminist and activist.
Samborondón is one of the cantons of Guayas province in Ecuador.
Santay Island (Spanish Isla Santay) is a 2200 ha.
Santiago, also known as Santiago de Chile, is the capital and largest city of Chile as well as one of the largest cities in the Americas.
Simón José Antonio de la Santísima Trinidad Bolívar Palacios Ponte y Blanco (24 July 1783 – 17 December 1830), generally known as Simón Bolívar and also colloquially as El Libertador, was a Venezuelan military and political leader who played a leading role in the establishment of Venezuela, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Panama as sovereign states, independent of Spanish rule.
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs, also small and medium enterprises) or small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are businesses whose personnel numbers fall below certain limits.
A tall ship is a large, traditionally-rigged sailing vessel.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), often informally known as the Mormon Church, is a nontrinitarian, Christian restorationist church that is considered by its members to be the restoration of the original church founded by Jesus Christ.
Theo Constanté Parra (May 11, 1934 in Guayaquil, Ecuador – April 27, 2014) was a master Latin American painter part of the Abstract Informalist Movement in Ecuador.
Ecuador Time (ECT), as named by the IANA time zone database, is the time observed in mainland Ecuador since 1931.
Tostones (from the Spanish verb tostar which means "to toast") are twice-fried plantain slices.
Tropical savanna climate or tropical wet and dry climate is a type of climate that corresponds to the Köppen climate classification categories "Aw" and "As".
Universidad Católica de Santiago de Guayaquil, UCSG, is a private, catholic, higher education center, along with Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador in Ecuador.
Universidad de Especialidades Espíritu Santo (UEES) is a non-profit private university in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
The Universidad Del Pacífico – Ecuador: Escuela de Negocios (UPACIFICO) is an Ecuadorian non-profit private university.
The University of Guayaquil (Spanish: Universidad de Guayaquil), known colloquially as the Estatal (i.e., "the State "), is a public university in Guayaquil, Guayas Province, Ecuador.
Urdesa is a neighborhood in the city of Guayaquil, Ecuador.
Víctor Manuel Rendón Pérez (Guayaquil, December 5, 1859 – Guayaquil, October 9, 1940) was an Ecuadorian writer, poet, novelist, playwright, biographer, translator, doctor, diplomat, pianist and composer.
A wetland is a land area that is saturated with water, either permanently or seasonally, such that it takes on the characteristics of a distinct ecosystem.
William Dampier (baptised 5 September 1651; died March 1715) was an English explorer and navigator who became the first Englishman to explore parts of what is today Australia, and the first person to circumnavigate the world three times.
Woodes Rogers (c. 1679 – 15 July 1732) was an English sea captain and privateer and, later, the first Royal Governor of the Bahamas.
The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is an intergovernmental organization with a membership of 191 Member States and Territories.
Xavier Blum Pinto (born 1957 in Guayaquil) is an Ecuadorian artist.
Yellow fever is a viral disease of typically short duration.
A zipline (or zip-line, zipline, Sypline, zip wire, aerial runway, aerial ropeslide, death slide, flying fox, or foefie slide in South Africa) consists of a pulley suspended on a cable, usually made of stainless steel, mounted on a slope.