Santiago de Guayaquil, or just
Guayaquil is the largest city in Ecuador, as well as that
nation's principle sea port. Guayaquil is located around the
mouth of the Guayas river, where it flows into the Gulf of
Guayaquil, a sheltered natural port on the Pacific Ocean.
Guayaquil is at 2.21°S
79.90°W, about 250 km from the Ecuadorian capital of
Quito. In 2003 the population was
2,196,800 people, and as high as 3 million in the greater
Guayaquil metropolitan area.
Guayaquil city, Ecuador´s largest city