Category: Retiring in Ecuador

Ecuador… More Living with Less Stuff

| April 16, 2012 | 8 Replies
Ecuador… More Living with Less Stuff

Ecuador… More Living with Less Stuff   I remember when I was young and had my entire life ahead of me. There was never a reason to look back, only forward to all the possibilities. Then, at a certain age, I stopped looking forward. Instead I started looking around to see what I had accomplished […]

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Retiring to Ecuador?

| April 11, 2012 | 2 Replies
Retiring to Ecuador?

  by George Forgues Are You Thinking About Retiring to Ecuador? Don’t make any final choice about retirement until you visit your dream spot at least twice. My retirement rule is “Visit, Visit again, Live for a while, and then Retire”. Also, understand that nothing in life is static. Expect and plan for change. Costa […]

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Ecuador Living…The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

| April 10, 2012 | 1 Reply
Ecuador Living…The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Ecuador Living… The Good… The Bad… The Ugly By George Forgues   The Good   Friendly helpful people everywhere So, you are thinking about retiring and doing some Ecuador living?  If you are going to be living in Ecuador, the most important thing about any destination should be the people. A beautiful destination that is not […]

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Where is Ecuador?

| April 9, 2012 | Reply
Where is Ecuador?

The 12 Most Popular Questions about Ecuador….  Last month 16.6 million people typed “Where is Ecuador” into their Google search engine. That makes Where is Ecuador the number one query on the subject of “Ecuador”.   A not even close second was “Quito Ecuador” with 301,000 searches and then in third place were requests for a […]

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Moving Pets to Ecuador

| April 6, 2012 | 23 Replies
Moving Pets to Ecuador

  Moving Pets to Ecuador… Yes or No? Just last week at a small gathering I posed the question of “What is the most money you would spend on your pet before you say, no more?” A few friends considered their pet as just property and brought up the bad economy and just didn’t think […]

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Getting Real about Living in Ecuador

| March 24, 2012 | 8 Replies
Getting Real about Living in Ecuador

Living in Ecuador   When I started talking to my friends about a possible move from California to Ecuador the naysayers came out of the wood work. Out of 20 or so friends and family, only 4 were really excited about my dream of living in Ecuador… The others warned me about all the awful […]

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