Two hours north of Quito is the colorful town of Otavalo. It's best known for it's market, which on Saturdays takes over the entire town. Otavalenos are famous throughout the world for their weavings and textiles. People flock here on Saturdays, both tourists looking for beautiful works of art and locals from the surrounding area, looking for all the necessities. From food to clothing, animals to textiles, & hardware to plants, no matter what you're looking for you can find it here.