Located midway between Quito and the Colombian border at 8,000 feet elevation you will find the small town of Cotacachi. Many shops line both sides of "Leather Street" where bargains can be bartered for. Every imaginable item can be found here if it is made from leather. Some of the most beautiful horse saddles can be found here as well as belts, purses and boots. It is a leather lovers delight in Cotacachi.