Early Retirement in Ecuador

Early retirement in Ecuador has several attractions… because of Ecuador’s wonderful people. One attraction to early retirement in Ecuador is a labor pool that offers much more than just low cost. Merri and I know the value of Ecuador’s people and how...

Ecuador Food Prices

Ecuador food prices are low. There is a lot more to Ecuador food than just the low price. Ecuador food is not anything like Northern Latin food.  Beans & rice … tacos… tortillas… enchiladas… burritos etc. are NOT the typical food. Here is...

Easter & Ecuador

Ecuador’s Easter weekends are special..a family time of deep reverence and remembrance. No Easter bunnies, eggs or chocolate here! More about Easter in Ecuador in a moment… first welcome to spring, this… beautiful time of nature’s resurrection....

Ecuador Quinoa Recipe

Ecuador quinoa recipes are a specialty of our chef, Santiago, at our hotel Meson de las Flores. Here is Santiago with a quinoa cake he often bakes to welcome our course delegates to Ecuador. Santiago and Meson will be on Ecuador’s national TV March 9th....

Cotacachi Health Food

A lot of the food in Cotacachi is health food… in a natural way. This is not to say that all the food in Cotacachi is organic.  Many farmers use chemicals. What you can say and can see from this local Cotacachi food market… is that most of the food is...