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Ecuador Blogs….Which Ones Should You Read?

| December 3, 2013 | 38 Replies
Ecuador Blogs….Which Ones Should You Read?

  Ecuador Blogs and Forums…. Ecuador  George Lets try and guess how many Ecuador blogs and forums there are… Go ahead and pick a number…. Lots and lots of them, that is for sure. A good guess might be somewhere between 300 and 500.  Some of these are more active than others. So which ones […]

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Retire in Ecuador and Survive Like a Champ

| October 14, 2013 | 90 Replies
Retire in Ecuador and Survive Like a Champ

Can You Retire in Ecuador and Survive?   Retire in Ecuador…. Easy enough. Sell everything, get on a plane, get your visa, rent an apartment, go get some food, find a nice park to sit in, live happily ever after….   Boy, that is just what I’m looking for. So what the hell happened? How […]

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Happy and Gay in Ecuador

| June 25, 2013 | 90 Replies
Happy and Gay in Ecuador

  Happy and Gay in Ecuador   I am in a mood tonight… Lets see if it affects my writing. This is going to be a little bit about being gay in Ecuador, and a lot about why you keep asking me if it’s ok…. It is midnight here. It is dead silent. There is […]

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So, You Want to Retire in Cuenca Ecuador…

| May 27, 2013 | 81 Replies
So, You Want to Retire in Cuenca Ecuador…

Retire in Cuenca Ecuador… Yes or No?   Have I said thank you recently? Readership keeps growing on this site. Thank you for that. We have over 500 subscriptions and a thoughtful and intelligent community that tunes in and comments on whatever the topic of the week is. We are well over 20,000 hits a […]

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What Do Ecuadorians Think About Americans in Ecuador?

| May 10, 2013 | 95 Replies
What Do Ecuadorians Think About Americans in Ecuador?

  Americans in Ecuador Do You Care About What Ecuadorians Think About You?   (part 2) Lets start with a couple of short stories today…   An Ugly Touchdown in Guayaquil I was pretty tired when our plane landed at Guayaquil International… Another long flight from the states. It was almost mid-night as the plane […]

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A New Life in Ecuador

| April 25, 2013 | 64 Replies
A New Life in Ecuador

  Making a New Life in Ecuador Requires Work…   Living a relaxed, retired, and peaceful life in Ecuador is my goal.  What I am doing to prepare and achieve this goal has turned out to be a little more difficult than I thought it would be. Today I said goodbye to my baby. I […]

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About Ecuador About Opportunity

| April 6, 2013 | 39 Replies
About Ecuador About Opportunity

  More About Ecuador So, what is it about Ecuador that I am focusing on today? I need to learn the language, that is for sure. And there are some other ideas bouncing around in my head this week… I love my little blog about Ecuador but I also have other interests… and I really […]

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Retire in Ecuador and Make a Little Money

| March 28, 2013 | 63 Replies
Retire in Ecuador and Make a Little Money

  Retire in Ecuador and Make a Little Money   My friend called me yesterday and told me that this blog comes in at number one if you Google “Cost of Living in Ecuador 2012”. He is a computer nut and was way more excited about this than I was… I did smile a lot when […]

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Living and Dying in Ecuador?

| March 10, 2013 | 75 Replies
Living and Dying in Ecuador?

  Note: This article was posted before it was finished. I hit the wrong button.  Below this first draft is the finished product.  Are You at Peace Today? My brother came into my office a few months ago, right in the middle of the day, and out of the blue asked me if I believe […]

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Ecuador Information 2013

| March 3, 2013 | 51 Replies
Ecuador Information 2013

  Ecuador Information… First Things First   If this is the first time you are reading Ecuador George then you picked the perfect time to tune in…. Follow along and you will learn all the basics, all those questions you are asking yourself about Ecuador, all in this one post… Isn’t this exciting?   Some […]

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