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Are you looking for some amazing Ecuador desserts? Then you’re in the right place! Here are 16 of our favorite Ecuadorian desserts, including photos, videos, and step by step recipes. And if you weren’t looking for desserts, stay anyway because these are awesome… 16 Amazing Ecuador Desserts Ecuador is famous for its food, and dessert is [...]

This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. Do you live in Ecuador? Share your Story here.   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) Connect with David and Robin Zinck Website: NaturalVistas.com and IWantToBeOutdoors.com Facebook pages: NaturalVistas and WantToBeOutdoors Video [...]

This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. Do you live in Ecuador? Share your Story here.  My Life in Ecuador: Rebecca Rangel  Connect with Rebecca Website: rangellegal.com Where are your currently living? Quito, Ecuador. I arrived with my family in 2012, but also lived here for 3 years in the early 2000s as college [...]

This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. Do you live in Ecuador? Share your Story here.  My Life in Ecuador: Damaris de Jimenez Connect with Damaris You can connect with Damaris on her blog (Cooking on the Equator) and on Pinterest and Instagram. Her blog is all about cooking with local ingredients in Ecuador: Creative and clean ideas for South [...]

Have you ever thought about blogging as being therapeutic? It can be, much the way keeping a diary is – except better. The first definition Merriam-Webster gives for therapeutic is: “producing good effects on your body or mind.” Blogging can do both in a number of ways. 8 Reasons Blogging Is Therapeutic  Here are my top [...]

Buying and renovating a house is on the top of many expats to-do lists. In this video, expats Fran and Dan Pederson talk about their experience in renovating their home (and guesthouse – Santuario Hibiscus) located in Yunguilla Valley – south of Cuenca, Ecuador. Read our full review of Santuario Hibiscus Guesthouse (complete with two hd [...]