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Ecuador beaches

This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. Why I’m Living in Coastal Ecuador (Santa Marianita) Inge Van den Herrewegen Website / Blog URL: puntalabarca.com More reading: Buyers Guide to the Best Sun Protection Hats – specifically for travelers to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. Where are your currently living? We (my partner Juan, our two sons, and [...]

Looking for a great beach in Ecuador? In this post, we’ll cover 22 Ecuador beaches worth visiting. Plus details on the best beach towns in the country. We begin the post with our picks for the 3 best beaches in Ecuador. Ready to get started? Let’s go! Ultimate guide? Really? Yes, while this guide doesn’t include [...]

This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. Update: Since submitting this article, David and Robin have left Ecuador and are now back in Canada. We’re Leaving Ecuador After 1.5 Years (Here’s Why) Video of Vilcabamba, Ecuador Where are your currently living? We are Robin and Dave Zinck, a semi-retired couple originally from Nova Scotia, on [...]

Are you trying to decide the best place to live in Ecuador? In this guest post by expat Deborah Hughes, you’ll learn about Ecuador’s mountains and coast. Deborah and Ash (her daughter) blog at 4000miles.com to chronicle their family’s life in Ecuador. Full bio Best Place to Live in Ecuador? Mountains vs Coast Five years ago my [...]

Sun protection is very important while traveling in Ecuador – especially in the Andes. And it is even more important if you are living in Ecuador. The atmosphere is thinner at higher elevations and allows more harmful UV rays to get through. This puts you at higher risk of burns and other skin problems. We created [...]