Ecuadorian food

Quito, Ecuador: Latino International Style

Quito, Ecuador: Latino International Style

Quito, Ecuador: Latino International Style The music in the Quito nightclub is a meringe rhythm, but the ambiance is right out of New York:  modern décor, bright lights, international food.  Next door is an Italian restaurant with tiramisu and down the street on outdoor vendor serves falafel.  Quito is full-on […]

Life in Ecuador: Explore Ecuador Culture, Learn Spanish, and Become More Flexible—Having a Maid is Not Just About Cleaning

Life in Ecuador calls for a lot of open-mindedness and flexibility.  Ecuador culture is built around ‘manana,’ maybe tomorrow, but maybe next week, or who knows when. . .  So I spend a fair amount of time waiting, wondering what happened and re-scheduling!   The concept of manana also influences my […]

Highlights on the Ecuador Coast:  Ecuadorian Food and Ecuador Beaches

Highlights on the Ecuador Coast: Ecuadorian Food and Ecuador Beaches

Here are highlights of our remaining tour of the Ecuador coast.  Having surfed, hiked and explored this region for much of his life, our guide was able to easily steer us away from the boring, the dangerous and the unpalatable side of the southwest coast of Ecuador. North of Ayampe […]

Foundations Instill New Life and Hope Along the Ruta del Sol

Foundations Instill New Life and Hope Along the Ruta del Sol

Two Foreign Foundations are Bringing Hope, Pride and Jobs to the Ecuador Coast Ruta del Sol:  Our southwest coastal tour of Ecuador had brought us to the more densely populated area north of Salinas.  Here the wide open spaces of the savannah along Libertad Peninsula have changed to small villages […]

Ecuadorian Food:  Ecuador Congress approves law on food sovereignty

Ecuadorian Food: Ecuador Congress approves law on food sovereignty

One of the reasons we like Ecuadorian food is because of the wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables available for low cost.  Even though some fresh foods have increased in price, in general, Linda and I now spend about $15 per week for all the fruits and vegetables we can […]

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