Archive for November, 2009

A View From the Roof:  Cotacachi Expat Community Seeks to Integrate

A View From the Roof: Cotacachi Expat Community Seeks to Integrate

By Gary Phillips Welcome, bienvenidos, to all of our subscribers, especially to the new ones who have signed up since our last newsletter.  Please click here to read the story of Pro-Ecuador.com.   To learn more about the founders of Pro-Ecuador.com read our bios here.  Our subscriber family is now […]

Cotacachi Expat Club Begins a Conversation with Mayor Anrango

Cotacachi Expat Club Begins a Conversation with Mayor Anrango

By Gary Phillips General Manager, Eagle and Condor Internacional A relatively historic event took place last Friday evening, as Cotacachi’s new mayor, Alberto Anrango, met with the local expat club for an extended question and answer session at La Tola Restaurant in Cotacachi. Alberto assumed office about two months ago […]

Colonial Buildings in Cotacachi:  Two Beautiful Colonials Remain

Colonial Buildings in Cotacachi: Two Beautiful Colonials Remain

Of the remaining old colonial buildings in Cotacachi, two beautiful examples remain on the town square near the cathedral.  Both are mostly intact but are in desperate need of immediate renovation. I’ve been told that along with three other colonials, these two make a total of five that have been […]