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If you’re looking for a place to stay in Ecuador, this post will help. When you choose an Ecuador Airbnb over a local rental agent, you get a wider selection and (usually) at a significantly lower cost. Tips For Renting an Ecuador Airbnb Unit In this post, you’ll learn about Airbnb in Ecuador and why this is [...]

When we travel to Guayaquil we stay at the Howard Johnson. The Howard Johnson in Guayaquil The Howard Johnson is a nice hotel. The lobby is bright and clean. I always like the beautiful flower arrangement on the table in front of the main doors. The restaurant serves a large buffet breakfast each morning and [...]

This is a post by Franziska & Dan Pederson. They run a guesthouse in the Yunguilla Valley, about an hour south of Cuenca.  Although rather small, Ecuador has one of the highest biological diversity in the world. The main reasons for that are its tropical location on the equator, the high Andes mountain range and [...]

3 Ways to Find Rental Property in Cuenca, Ecuador Food, shelter & clothing… those are our basic needs. Finding food in Cuenca is easy. Finding clothes that fit the usually taller and often more “robust” expat population can be a little more challenging in Ecuador. Finding a house here can be a real challenge at [...]