GringosAbroad Ecuador


This is part of our Ecuador Expats Series. Ecuador Expat Profile: Cowtan Family, Capaes Ecuador The Expats: Mark Cowtan and family Where are your currently living? Capaes, on the Salinas peninsula in Santa Elena Province. What’s Your Story? We moved to Ecuador from Northern California, in Dec 2012 to a small beach community called Capaes on the [...]

This is a post by James Drummondo of FINTASTIC ADVENTURES de ECUADOR Fishing Excursions. Learn more about James in the author bio at the end of the post. How’s the Fishing in Ecuador? So, just what is the fishing like in Ecuador? The country of Ecuador is divided into four geographical regions: The Andes Amazon (or Oriente) [...]

And yes, taxis are cheap here in Ecuador. How cheap? Yesterday, Dena snapped these pictures of the posted rates from taxis leaving from El Paseo Mall in La Libertad. La Libertad is the commercial center for the region. Salinas has the beach – and hotels and restaurants. Santa Elena (the city) has the people, and [...]