Ecuador Travel Tip

Ecuador Travel Tip This time of year is glorious in the Blue Ridge. Here is a shot of our front yard.  Yet soon we head south traveling again to Ecuador. There is plenty of beauty in Ecuador too. I took this shot from near our hotel Meson de las Flores. The difference...

Ecuador & Longevity

Ecuador is known for the longevity of many of its residents. National Geographic published a great article, “Every Day Over 100 is a Gift” that outlined how and why residents in some Ecuador valleys like Vilcabamba live much longer (up to 130 years) than...

Global Investing and Ecuador

My global investing and business began 41 years ago May 2, 1968 and eventually led me to Ecuador. My background as son of a zoo keeper did not leave me prepared. Here is a newspaper clipping of my sister Sandra and me feeding a baby lion we kept at home… one of...

Ecuador May – July 2009 Tours

In Ecuador we offer two 2-4-1 tours this May and June. Economic downturn? Yesterday’s New York Times article entitled “Jobless Rate Hits 8.5%; 663,000 Jobs Lost” said: The unemployment rate reached its highest level in a quarter-century after 663,000...