Santo Domingo

A View from the Roof:  We’re Back!!!!

A View from the Roof: We’re Back!!!!

By Gary Phillips Rain and clouds today in Cotacachi.  And the news from the U.S. is gloomy as well.  Financial chaos:  goldsoars, then it plummets, then recovers.  The stock market has more moves than a yoyo. More government bailouts.  Investors saying they are going on vacation for a few  weeks [...]

Lunch in Santo Domingo

Lunch in Santo Domingo

Tania and I have been working hard lately so we decided to have lunch at the local mall. For $3.80 you can get a delicious chicken breast with fries (or yucca) and a salad. Excellent!   In just the past few years Santo Domingo, Ecuador, has received its first large [...]

Air Conditioning Not Required

Pro-Ecuador received the following question: I’m interested in the possibility of moving to Ecuador & would like to find an area/elevation which does not require air conditioning, yet is within a reasonable distance to the coast where there is some good surfing spots. We’d like to be able to raise [...]