Places in Ecuador

Phone Card to Call Ecuador

Phone Card to Call Ecuador

Pro-Ecuador Reader Question: I would like to know if anybody has a recommendation for the best “Phone Card” to use to call from the States to Cotacachi ? Pro-Ecuador response: Skype is a great option. If you are calling friends in Ecuador with a high-speed internet connection the call is […]

by March 5, 2008 1 comment Cotacachi, Living in Ecuador
Ecuador Real Estate Feature

Ecuador Real Estate Feature

Colonia el Baton Opens its First House in Cotacachi by Gary Phillips Ecuador real estate is booming in Cotacachi. A new development here, Colonia El Batan, opened the first of 14 houses Feb. 17, with an inauguration party that had the new owner, Al DeLoach, in tears. The 3,000 sq. […]

by February 18, 2008 2 comments Cotacachi, Ecuador Real Estate

Ecuador Volcano Eruption

Tungurahua Volcano near the tourist town of Banos is blowing off steam and ash again in an eruption that so far is smaller than the eruption that occurred in 2006. We have had several questions as to whether we here in Cotacachi are feeling any effect from the explosion, and […]

by February 9, 2008 Comments are Disabled Cotacachi, Ecuador News

Questions About Moving to Ecuador: Can I Buy a Little Piece of Land and Build a House?

We received this letter from a Canadian woman. The idea of moving to Ecuador sounds great for many people. Lots of people are inquiring about buying some land in the country and building a little house. But there are somethings that potential Ecuadorian residents need to understand. Read Linda’s response […]

by February 7, 2008 Comments are Disabled Cotacachi, Moving to Ecuador

Hotels in Cotacachi

Several readers have inquired about hotels in Cotacachi. Two hostels in Cotacachi offer good value at very reasonable prices. Hostel Tierra Mia on Bolivar just off leather street charges $7 per person. Hostal Posada Munaylla, on the corner of leather street (Diez de Agosto) and Sucre has beds for $8 […]

by February 4, 2008 Comments are Disabled Cotacachi, Ecuador Hotels