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Guide to 18 Largest Cities in Ecuador (Population, Elevation, Attractions…)

As you plan your trip (or relocation) to Ecuador, it’s good to know about the major cities. In this post, you’ll learn about the largest cities in Ecuador, including details like their population, elevation, attractions, locations and more. I’ll share a ton of additional resources to help you learn about each of these areas. Guide …

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Why Ecuador is the Best Country for Expats [7 Reasons]

What is the best country for expats? Ecuador is almost always on the radar for future expats planning a move to Latin America. In this post by Sara Chaca (Attorney /Abogada in Cuenca Ecuador) you’ll learn about seven factors that make Ecuador the best country for expats. Bio at end of post. Why Ecuador is the …

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Why I’m Living in Coastal Ecuador: Santa Marianita (Inge Van den Herrewegen)

This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. Why I’m Living in Coastal Ecuador (Santa Marianita) Inge Van den Herrewegen Website / Blog URL: puntalabarca.com More reading: Buyers Guide to the Best Sun Protection Hats – specifically for travelers to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. Where are your currently living? We (my partner Juan, our two sons, and …

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7 Tips for Expats Buying Property in Ecuador (Plus 7 Things to Avoid)

Thinking about investing in the real estate market in Ecuador? In this post, Jesse Bayer of Abundant Living Ecuador, shares tips for expats buying property in Ecuador. Bio at end of post.  Check our full guide to Ecuador real estate. 7 Tips for Expats Buying Property in Ecuador 1. Set Your Parameters First Know your preferences …

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How to Send Money to Ecuador: 4 Ways to Send + 4 Things to Know

Curious about how to send money to Ecuador? In this post, you’ll learn about ways to send (and receive) the funds – and things to consider when choosing the method. This post was written by Jon Dela Cruz of iCompareFX. How to Send Money to Ecuador According to statistics released by the Pew Research Center, …

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We’re Leaving Ecuador After 1.5 Years: Here’s Why (Dave and Robin Zinck)

This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. Update: Since submitting this article, David and Robin have left Ecuador and are now back in Canada. We’re Leaving Ecuador After 1.5 Years (Here’s Why) David and Robin Zinck Video of Vilcabamba, Ecuador Where are your currently living? We are Robin and Dave Zinck, a semi-retired couple originally …

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Our 6 Years Living in Otavalo Ecuador: Meet Andra and Josh Carter

This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. Editors note: In addition to sharing detailed insight into their life in Ecuador, Andra shares the details of their top-rated cafe, La Cosecha – and their campaign launched today (July 1, 2017) to put the business in the hands of their employees. Here are the details about the funding …

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Meet Cassie McClellan, an American Living in Otavalo Ecuador

This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. In this interview, American Cassie McClellan talks about living in Otavalo as an expat. Cassie McClellan Talks About Living in Otavalo The Expat: Cassie McClellan Connect with Cassie: on her Facebook cooking page Where are you currently living? We are living in the northern Andes region in Otavalo, Ecuador, and have …

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Best Place to Live in Ecuador? Mountains vs Coast

Are you trying to decide the best place to live in Ecuador? In this post by expat Deborah Hughes, you’ll learn about Ecuador’s mountains and coast. Deborah and Ash (her daughter) blog at 4000miles.com to chronicle their family’s life in Ecuador. Full bio Best Place to Live in Ecuador? Mountains vs Coast Five years ago my family …

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How to Store Eggs in Ecuador: Do Eggs Have to be Refrigerated?

Why aren’t eggs in Ecuador refrigerated? In this post, you’ll learn how to store eggs in Ecuador and the rest of Latin America. Why Aren’t Eggs in Ecuador Refrigerated? The short answer is that Eggs aren’t refrigerated in Ecuador because it isn’t necessary. In this post, you’ll learn why it’s different in Ecuador compared to the United …

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