Archive for January, 2010

Beautiful Building Lot: Best Value We’ve Found

Beautiful Building Lot: Best Value We’ve Found

Beautiful Building Lot: Best Value We’ve Found This property is sold. Incredible deal on 11,000 square meters of land near Cotacachi.  This almost 2.7 acres of scenic buildable property is priced at $5.80 per square meter, a fraction of the price of a similar piece of property 100 meters away […]

by January 29, 2010 7 comments Cotacachi Real Estate, Ecuador Real Estate
Education in Ecuador:  Las Lomas School in Cotacachi

Education in Ecuador: Las Lomas School in Cotacachi

Education in Ecuador:  Las Lomas School in Cotacachi Our website gets numerous requests for information about school in Cotacachi, education in Ecuador, and the cost of an education here.  Since Gary and I don’t have school-aged children, we haven’t gathered much information about Cotacachi schools, but a visit to Las […]

by January 29, 2010 26 comments Cotacachi, Ecuador Education, Living in Ecuador
UNORCAC/ASEAC Scholarship Program in Cotacachi

UNORCAC/ASEAC Scholarship Program in Cotacachi

UNORCAC/ASEAC Scholarship Program in Cotacachi “It’s just a dream,” says Carlos Alta, president of the teachers’ association, “but I think we can complete it.”  He wants to be able to grant scholarships to 100 deserving high school students next year.  And he will probably realize this dream.  Only about 30% […]

Quito Cultural Arts: Movie Update

Quito Culture with Liliya Bykova – January 2010 Here’s a movie update from our Quito Cultural Arts reporter, Liliya Bykova. If you are interested in a wonderful walking tour of Old Town Quito and an insider look at expat life in Quito , please call or write: Legends of Old […]

by January 29, 2010 Comments are Disabled Ecuador Culture, Ecuador Lifestyle, Ecuador News, Ecuador Tours, Living in Ecuador, Quito, Uncategorized
Living in Ecuador:  UNORCAC Nursery and Honey Farm in Cotacachi

Living in Ecuador: UNORCAC Nursery and Honey Farm in Cotacachi

UNORCAC Organic Nursery and Honey Farm in Cotacachi My son Scott, his girlfriend Holly and a friend named Luce went with Gary and me to visit the UNORCAC nursery and Ethnobotanical Gardens.  Scott is a landscape designer/water gardener/ecologist/nature farmer with a strong interest in learning indigenous ways of farming. Gary […]