Archive for July, 2008

Residency Visa Alert! Must Read If You Plan on Getting Residency

Yesterday we received a call from a friend who purchased an apartment in Colonial Quito about a year ago.  She and her husband came here two weeks ago from the U.S. with the intention of getting their residency visas.  They have all their standard paperwork in order. Their attorney advised […]

Donation to Cotacachi Pre-School Delights Teachers

Donation to Cotacachi Pre-School Delights Teachers

Linda and I had a delightful experience a while back when we visited a Cotacachi pre-school to give them a gift brought by one of our friends, Dan Kapica. Dan brought an older, but operable, Apple Macbook laptop computer with him from the states that was of no use to […]

by July 23, 2008 0 comments Cotacachi, Ecuador Culture, Ecuador Education
The Final Day of Cotacachi’s Inti Raymi:  The Day of the Woman

The Final Day of Cotacachi’s Inti Raymi: The Day of the Woman

After three days of intense energy in Cotacachi, with tear gas, drunken men, fights, whistling, and rhythmic dancing, Tuesday proved to be the complete antithesis. Linda and I walked out in the city center’s park area around 2 p.m. and it was like taking a bath in a soft, gentle […]