Archive for August, 2011

San Roque Rocks

San Roque Rocks

San Roque is known for its rocks.  They are mined in a quarry in the village and are sharp and angular in shades of grey, black and red.  You’ll find them incorporated in walls, bridges, house foundations and paths all over Cotacachi, since San Roque is only a stones’ throw […]

by August 25, 2011 1 comment Ecuador Lifestyle, Living in Ecuador
A View from The Roof–Yup, The View is Still Here!

A View from The Roof–Yup, The View is Still Here!

Well friends, it has been a long time since we’ve published a newsletter, and yes, we still have our downtown penthouse apartment.   Some of you may recall that back in March, I announced we were going to have to find a different location. But just a few weeks before we […]

San Roque Rock Stars

San Roque Rock Stars

I’m on a quest for the perfect rock stars to adorn our land. And I found several in the town of San Roque, Ecuador.  Not the loud electronic human kind of rock star. I’m talking about the solid, stoic, silent type that just lies around in rugged groundedness. I’ve been […]

Mud Meditation

Mud Meditation

Last weekend while working on our organic permaculture project in Cotacachi,  I reached new heights of awareness when I stumbled upon a totally different form of meditation.  I call this new practice mud meditation.  I’m fairly certain this is a hitherto undiscovered way to connect to Source. As a long-time […]

Hacienda de las Flores Retirement Living Condo Project Is for Sale.

Hacienda de las Flores Retirement Living Condo Project Is for Sale.

Editor’s note:  6/7/13   This project is on hold.  The developer moved back to England and the entire project is for sale for approximately $700k, including land and construction.  Construction has begun on the adm building and two condo blocks.     Hacienda de las Flores, a retirement complex with […]

by August 15, 2011 5 comments Condos in Ecuador, Cotacachi Real Estate