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Index Guayaquil

Guayaquil, officially Santiago de Guayaquil (St.), is the largest and the most populous city in Ecuador, with around 2 million people in the metropolitan area, as well as the nation's main port. [1]

139 relations: Adalberto Ortiz, Albert Paulsen, Alex Jimbo Viteri, Alfredo Pareja Diezcanseco, Andrés Gómez, Araceli Gilbert, Association football, Association of International Marathons and Distance Races, BAE Guayas (BE-21), Barcelona S.C., Battle of Guayaquil, Beatriz Parra Durango, Benjamin Urrutia, Biblioteca Municipal de Guayaquil, Buenos Aires, Bus rapid transit, C.S. Emelec, Canción al Nueve de Octubre, Cantons of Ecuador, Capital city, Casa del Hombre Doliente, Catholic Church, Cerro Blanco Forest, Ceviche, Churrasco, Climbing, Color commentator, Concubinage, Conquistador, Damien House, Demetrio Aguilera Malta, Doménica Tabacchi, Ecotourism, Ecuador, Ecuadorian War of Independence, El Niño, El Universo, Encebollado, Enrique Gil Gilbert, Enrique Tábara, Escuela Superior Politecnica del Litoral, Estadio George Capwell, Estadio Monumental Isidro Romero Carbo, Eugenia Viteri, Félix Arauz, Felipe Caicedo, Fernanda Cornejo, Francisco de Orellana, Frederick Ashton, Gabriel García Moreno, ..., Genoa, Gerardo (musician), Green iguana, Guayaquil Canton, Guayaquil Conference, Guayaquil Marathon, Guayaquil Municipal Museum, Guayas Province, Guayas River, Guillermo Franco (Ecuadorian general), Gulf of Guayaquil, Houston, Hugo Savinovich, Humboldt Current, Informal sector, Jaime Nebot, James, son of Zebedee, Jenny Estrada, Joao Plata, Joaquín Gallegos Lara, Jorge Delgado (swimmer), Jorge Saade, Jorge Velarde, José de la Cuadra, José de San Martín, José Joaquín de Olmedo, José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport, José Martínez Queirolo, Juan José Flores, Juan Villafuerte, Julio Jaramillo, Karina Galvez, Köppen climate classification, Luis Burgos Flor, Luis Miranda (painter), Luis Molinari, Luis Morejón, Malecón 2000, Mangrove, María Capovilla, Metrovía, Mike Judge, Miss Earth 2011, Miss International 2011, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Newspapers of Guayaquil, Nicolás Lapentti, Noralma Vera Arrata, Numa Pompilio Llona, Olga Álava, Pan de yuca, Pancho Segura, Pedro Jorge Vera, Piracy, Politecnica Salesiana University, Presley Norton Yoder, Provinces of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, Ramón Castilla, Rapping, RCD Espanyol, Real Salt Lake, Rico Suave (song), Rita Lecumberri, Rosa Borja de Ycaza, Samborondón, Santay Island, Santiago, Simón Bolívar, Small and medium-sized enterprises, Tall ship, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Theo Constanté, Time in Ecuador, Tostones, Tropical savanna climate, Universidad Católica de Santiago de Guayaquil, Universidad de Especialidades Espíritu Santo, Universidad Del Pacífico – Ecuador, University of Guayaquil, Urdesa, Víctor Manuel Rendón, Wetland, William Dampier, Woodes Rogers, World Meteorological Organization, Xavier Blum Pinto, Yellow fever, Zip-line. Expand index (89 more) »

Adalberto Ortiz

Adalberto Ortiz (February 9, 1914 – February 1, 2003) was a novelist, poet and diplomat born in Esmeraldas, a province of Ecuador.

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Albert Paulsen

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.

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Alex Jimbo Viteri

Alex Jimbo Viteri (born July 29, 1986 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is a violinist.

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Alfredo Pareja Diezcanseco

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.

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Andrés Gómez

Andrés Gómez Santos (born February 27, 1960 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is an Ecuadorian former professional tennis player.

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Araceli Gilbert

Araceli Gilbert de Blomberg (1913 in Guayaquil, Ecuador – 1993 in Quito), was an Ecuadorian artist.

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Association football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.

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Association of International Marathons and Distance Races

The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races, also known as AIMS, is an association of long-distance running races.

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BAE Guayas (BE-21)

Guayas is a sail training ship of the Ecuadorian Navy.

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Barcelona S.C.

Barcelona Sporting Club is an Ecuadorian sports club based in Guayaquil, known best for its professional football team.

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Battle of Guayaquil

The Battle of Guayaquil was the final and pivotal armed confrontation of the Ecuadorian Civil War.

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Beatriz Parra Durango

Ecuador's foremost classical soprano, Beatriz Parra Durango was born in Guayaquil in 1940.

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Benjamin Urrutia

Benjamin Urrutia (born January 24, 1950 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is an author and scholar.

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Biblioteca Municipal de Guayaquil

Biblioteca Municipal de Guayaquil (Guayaquil Municipal Library) is a public library in Guayaquil, Ecuador and is operated by the municipal government.

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Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is the capital and most populous city of Argentina.

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Bus rapid transit

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.

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C.S. Emelec

Club Sport Emelec is an Ecuadorian sports club based in Guayaquil that is best known for their professional football team.

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Canción al Nueve de Octubre

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.

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Cantons of Ecuador

The Cantons of Ecuador are the second-level subdivisions of Ecuador, below the provinces.

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Capital city

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.

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Casa del Hombre Doliente

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.

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Catholic Church

The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.

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Cerro Blanco Forest

Cerro Blanco Forest (Spanish: Bosque Protector Cerro Blanco) is a tropical dry forest reserve in the Guayas Province of Ecuador.

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Ceviche, also cebiche, seviche or sebiche, is a seafood dish popular in the Pacific coastal regions of Latin America.

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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.

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Climbing is the activity of using one's hands, feet, or any other part of the body to ascend a steep object.

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Color commentator

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.

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Concubinage is an interpersonal and sexual relationship in which the couple are not or cannot be married.

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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.

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Damien House

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.

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Demetrio Aguilera Malta

Demetrio Aguilera Malta (Guayaquil, May 24, 1909 – México D.F., December 29, 1981) was an Ecuadorian writer, director, painter, and diplomat.

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Doménica Tabacchi

Doménica Cristina Tabacchi Rendón (born February 21, 1973) is an Ecuadorian journalist and politician.

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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.

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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.

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Ecuadorian War of Independence

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.

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El Niño

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.

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El Universo

Diario El Universo (Spanish for "The Universe") is one of the largest daily newspapers in Ecuador.

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Encebollado (Spanish: cooked with onions) is a fish soup from Ecuador, regarded as a national dish.

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Enrique Gil Gilbert

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.

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Enrique Tábara

Luis Enrique Tábara (born 1930 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is a master Ecuadorian painter and teacher representing a whole Hispanic pictorial and artistic culture.

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Escuela Superior Politecnica del Litoral

The Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral (or ESPOL) is a public university located in Guayaquil, Guayas Province in Ecuador.

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Estadio George Capwell

Estadio Banco del Pacífico Capwell is a multi-purpose stadium in Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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Estadio Monumental Isidro Romero Carbo

The Estadio Monumental Isidro Romero Carbo is a football stadium located in the parish of Tarqui in northern Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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Eugenia Viteri

Blanca Eugenia Viteri Segura (born April 14, 1928 in Guayaquil) is an Ecuadorian novelist, anthologist and teacher.

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Félix Arauz

Félix Aráuz (born 1935 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is an Ecuadorian painter.

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Felipe Caicedo

Felipe Salvador Caicedo Corozo (born 5 September 1988) is an Ecuadorian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Italian club Lazio.

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Fernanda Cornejo

María "Fernanda" Cornejo (born March 24, 1989) is an Ecuadorian fashion model and former beauty queen, who was crowned Miss International 2011.

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Francisco de Orellana

Francisco de Orellana (1511 – November 1546) was a Spanish explorer and conquistador.

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Frederick Ashton

Sir Frederick William Mallandaine Ashton (17 September 190418 August 1988) was a British ballet dancer and choreographer.

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Gabriel García Moreno

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.

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Genoa (Genova,; Zêna; English, historically, and Genua) is the capital of the Italian region of Liguria and the sixth-largest city in Italy.

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Gerardo (musician)

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.

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Green iguana

The green iguana (Iguana iguana), also known as the American iguana, is a large, arboreal, mostly herbivorous species of lizard of the genus Iguana.

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Guayaquil Canton

The Guayaquil Canton, official the Municipality of Guayaquil, is a canton in the center of the Guayas Province in western Ecuador.

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Guayaquil Conference

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).

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Guayaquil Marathon

The Guayaquil Marathon (Maratón de Guayaquil) is a marathon race in Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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Guayaquil Municipal Museum

Guayaquil Municipal Museum (Museo Municipal de Guayaquil) is a museum in Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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Guayas Province

Guayas is a coastal province in Ecuador.

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Guayas River

The Guayas River is a river in western Ecuador.

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Guillermo Franco (Ecuadorian general)

Guillermo Franco (February 8, 1811 in Guayaquil – March 1873 in Callao, Peru) was an Ecuadorian general.

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Gulf of Guayaquil

The Gulf of Guayaquil is a large body of water of the Pacific Ocean in western South America.

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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.

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Hugo Savinovich

Hugo Savinovich (born February 15, 1959) is an Ecuadorian sports commentator and retired professional wrestler and professional wrestling manager.

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Humboldt Current

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.

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Informal sector

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.

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Jaime Nebot

Jaime José Nebot Saadi (born October 22, 1946) is an Ecuadorian politician.

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James, son of Zebedee

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.

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Jenny Estrada

Jenny María Estrada Ruiz (Guayaquil, June 21, 1940) is an Ecuadorian writer and journalist.

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Joao Plata

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.

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Joaquín Gallegos Lara

Joaquín Gallegos Lara (April 9, 1909 – November 16, 1947) was an Ecuadorian social realist novelist, short story writer, poet, and essayist.

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Jorge Delgado (swimmer)

Jorge Delgado (born 5 January 1954) is an Ecuadorian former swimmer who competed in the 1972 Summer Olympics and in the 1976 Summer Olympics.

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Jorge Saade

Jorge Saade (born in Guayaquil, Ecuador; full name: Jorge Saade-Scaff) is violinist.

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Jorge Velarde

Jorge Velarde (Guayaquil, Ecuador, 1960) is a Contemporary Latin American painter from Ecuador.

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José de la Cuadra

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.

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José de San Martín

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.

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José Joaquín de Olmedo

José Joaquín de Olmedo y Maruri (March 20, 1780 – February 19, 1847) was President of Ecuador from March 6, 1845 to December 8, 1845.

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José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport

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.

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José Martínez Queirolo

José Martínez Queirolo (March 22, 1931 – October 8, 2008) was an Ecuadorian playwright and narrator.

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Juan José Flores

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.

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Juan Villafuerte

Juan Villafuerte (July 19, 1945 – August 15, 1977) (Juan Antonio Villafuerte Estrada) was an artist known for his transmutated drawings and paintings.

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Julio Jaramillo

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.

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Karina Galvez

Karina Galvez (born July 7, 1964) is an Ecuadorian American poet.

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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Luis Burgos Flor

Luis Burgos Flor (born May 3, 1939 in Guayaquil) is an Ecuadorian painter known for his futuristic style.

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Luis Miranda (painter)

Luis Miranda (1932 in Guayaquil, Ecuador – 2016 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) was an Ecuadorian master painter.

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Luis Molinari

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.

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Luis Morejón

Luis Adrián Morejón (born 28 March 1973 in Guayaquil) is a former tennis player from Ecuador who turned professional in 1991.

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Malecón 2000

Malecón 2000 is the name given to boardwalk overlooking the Guayas River in the Ecuadorian port city of Guayaquil.

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A mangrove is a shrub or small tree that grows in coastal saline or brackish water.

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María Capovilla

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.

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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.

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Mike Judge

Michael Craig Judge (born October 17, 1962) is an American actor, animator, writer, producer, director and musician.

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Miss Earth 2011

Miss Earth 2011 was held on 3 December 2011 at the University of the Philippines Theater in Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines.

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Miss International 2011

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.

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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.

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Newspapers of Guayaquil

These are all the publications printed in Guayaquil which report national and international news.

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Nicolás Lapentti

Nicolás Alexander Lapentti Gómez (born 13 August 1976) is a former professional tennis player from Ecuador.

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Noralma Vera Arrata

Noralma Vera Arrata (born 28 August 1936) is a former Ecuadorian prima ballerina and choreographer.

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Numa Pompilio Llona

Numa Pompilio Llona (March 5, 1832 – April 5, 1907) was an Ecuadorian poet, journalist, educator, diplomat, and philosopher.

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Olga Álava

Olga Mercedes Álava Vargas (born February 14, 1988) is an Ecuadorian model, social, lifestyle entrepreneur, environmentalist and beauty queen.

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Pan de yuca

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.

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Pancho Segura

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.

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Pedro Jorge Vera

Pedro Jorge Vera (1914 in Guayaquil – 1999) was an Ecuadorian writer and Communist Party of Ecuador politician.

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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.

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Politecnica Salesiana University

The Politecnica Salesiana University in Ecuador is an institution of higher education and Christian inspiration with Catholic character and a Salesian.

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Presley Norton Yoder

Presley Norton Yoder (Guayaquil, February 26, 1932 – May 8, 1993) was an Ecuadorian archeologist and entrepreneur.

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Provinces of Ecuador

Ecuador is divided into 24 provinces (provincias, singularprovincia).

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Rafael Correa

Rafael Vicente Correa Delgado (born 6 April 1963) is an Ecuadorian politician and economist who served as President of Ecuador from 2007 to 2017.

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Ramón Castilla

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.

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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.

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RCD Espanyol

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.

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Real Salt Lake

Real Salt Lake (RSL) is an American professional soccer franchise that competes as a member club of Major League Soccer (MLS) Western Conference.

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Rico Suave (song)

"Rico Suave" is a 1990 single by Ecuadorian rapper and singer Gerardo.

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Rita Lecumberri

Rita Lecumberri (1836-1910) was an Ecuadorian writer and educator.

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Rosa Borja de Ycaza

Rosa Borja de Ycaza (Guayaquil, July 30, 1889 – Guayaquil, December 22, 1964) was an Ecuadorian writer, essayist, dramatist, sociologist, poet, novelist, feminist and activist.

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Samborondón is one of the cantons of Guayas province in Ecuador.

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Santay Island

Santay Island (Spanish Isla Santay) is a 2200 ha.

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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.

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Simón Bolívar

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.

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Small and medium-sized enterprises

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.

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Tall ship

A tall ship is a large, traditionally-rigged sailing vessel.

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

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.

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Theo Constanté

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.

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Time in Ecuador

Ecuador Time (ECT), as named by the IANA time zone database, is the time observed in mainland Ecuador since 1931.

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Tostones (from the Spanish verb tostar which means "to toast") are twice-fried plantain slices.

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Tropical savanna climate

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".

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Universidad Católica de Santiago de Guayaquil

Universidad Católica de Santiago de Guayaquil, UCSG, is a private, catholic, higher education center, along with Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador in Ecuador.

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Universidad de Especialidades Espíritu Santo

Universidad de Especialidades Espíritu Santo (UEES) is a non-profit private university in Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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Universidad Del Pacífico – Ecuador

The Universidad Del Pacífico – Ecuador: Escuela de Negocios (UPACIFICO) is an Ecuadorian non-profit private university.

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University of Guayaquil

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.

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Urdesa is a neighborhood in the city of Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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Víctor Manuel Rendón

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.

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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.

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William Dampier

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.

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Woodes Rogers

Woodes Rogers (c. 1679 – 15 July 1732) was an English sea captain and privateer and, later, the first Royal Governor of the Bahamas.

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World Meteorological Organization

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is an intergovernmental organization with a membership of 191 Member States and Territories.

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Xavier Blum Pinto

Xavier Blum Pinto (born 1957 in Guayaquil) is an Ecuadorian artist.

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Yellow fever

Yellow fever is a viral disease of typically short duration.

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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.

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