Archive for May, 2010

A View from the Roof:  Ecuador Democracy–Is it Anarchy or Conscious Citizenship?

A View from the Roof: Ecuador Democracy–Is it Anarchy or Conscious Citizenship?

-By Gary Phillips- SEE UPDATE BELOW For more information about this subject from Upside Down World, click here One of the things I like about Ecuador is the fact that the people here have no misunderstanding about who is in charge of the government.  And if the government makes promises […]

Strange Plants in the Ecuador Rainforest of Los Cedros

Strange Plants in the Ecuador Rainforest of Los Cedros

Strange Plants in the Ecuador Rainforest of Los Cedros Los Cedros, the reserve in Ecuador containing over 6400 hectares of mountain rainforest, is home to many strange and unusual plant species.  At least they are strange and unusual to me, a North American. This cloud forest reserve  is hidden deep […]

by May 11, 2010 Comments are Disabled Ecuador, Places in Ecuador
A Franciscan Priest in Ecuador Provides a Stable Home for HIV Orphans

A Franciscan Priest in Ecuador Provides a Stable Home for HIV Orphans

A Franciscan Priest in Ecuador Provides a Stable Home for HIV Orphans Padre Alfonso is a kind and caring man.  It shows clearly on his face and in his actions.  15 years ago he decided to give up his career as an airport supervisor and become a priest.  He wanted […]

Quito Cultural Events for May, 2010

Quito Cultural Events for May, 2010 Here’s the May, 2010, Quito cultural events update from our Quito Cultural Arts reporter, Liliya Bykova. If you are interested in a walking tour of Centro Historico Quito and an insider look at expat life in Quito , please call or write: Legends of […]