Archive for the ‘Elsewhere in the SOZ’ Category

Cuenca Culture ShockEcuador cost of living – a year of expenses

Donald Murray in EcuadorOur starter budget for Ecuador retirement…

Double Barrelled TravelThe cost of living in Ecuador

Ecuador GeorgeCost of living in Cuenca Ecuador 2014

Everyday Tales of a Brit in EcuadorCost of living in Quito

GringoTree NewsThe Cost of Living in Cuenca

Life-in-Ecuador.comMy monthly expenses updated January 2014

Oregon to EcuadorOur “cost of living in Cuenca” budget

Retiring to Ecuador… Why Not!Monthly Budget March 2014

Ultra-Cheap Overseas Retirement DestinationsEcuador – $1,415 per month

Wealthy in EcuadorWhy Ecuador: Part 1 – Financially Feasible

see also: Blog Roundup – Cost of Living 2011; Blog Roundup – Cost of Living 2012

Spanish-English Translation/PronunciationToday’s Weather in Ecuador
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Today’s Photo: Kids’ Christmas Party 2011 courtesy of Bob & Rox

Bob & Rox – Their idea to throw a Christmas party for the neighborhood children has morphed into a very big annual production. Bob and Rox are starting to feel the squeeze when they realize how much they still need to do. Can’t be there in person but you want to help? They’ve set up an account to accept donations.

Cuenca Video Life – One more little reason Lenny and Sharon need to make more frequent visits back to Oregon. Introducing their new grandson Logan Bradley Stephens.

Finding our Paradise in Ecuador – I think everyone has caught on that Nan likes to cook. Her friends return from Guayaquil bearing gifts of fresh fruit in season; there are mangoes, mangosteens and some ripe ciruelas.

Gringos Abroad – Today’s guest blogger tells us about fishing in Ecuador; it all depends on what region you’re in. James relays his first experience fly fishing. Let’s just say after that he became the operator/guide of Fintastic Adventures De Ecuador Fishing Excursions.

Living it up in Ecuador – Here’s where things start to get weird in Chirije. The ancients built an airport for unidentified flying objects to land. They lined up figurines to represent their alien visitors. John and Mary are skeptical but the workers believe.

p.s. The Beckman household is moving to Ecuador. South of Zero will be on hiatus until when? Don’t worry we’ll be back, in the meantime you can find out when our SOZ bloggers have last posted on Xpadorian Blogs. We put South of Zero on the list too so you’ll know when we are posting again.

Spanish-English Translation/PronunciationToday’s Weather in Ecuador
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