Thinking of Moving to Ecuador? Take this Short Quiz (#54)


1. Why might the song “Wichita Lineman” make an Expat driver here in Ecuador sigh, cringe, and shake their head in disgust.
2. Why is buying a standard cotton t-shirt a problem for some?
3. A waiter takes the order at a restaurant. What’s likely to happen when the food arrives?
4. What accommodations will a disabled person find in Cuenca?
5. After arriving in the Cordillera, what are at least two things that should not be done for a couple of days and what is one thing that absolutely should be done most days, but particularly after arriving?

0. Strongly recommend going to
1. Probably best to go to
2. Consider going to
3. 50/50
4. You might be ok without
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Alternatively, one can go to Amazon and buy the book Mas Despacio 1,000 things to consider before moving to Ecuador for only $9.99.

Stay tuned for more questions in a few days.

Rick Ochoa

Blue Box

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