Thinking of Moving to Ecuador? Take this Short Quiz (#56)


1. There are drawbacks and benefits to living in Cities vs. rural areas. What are some of them?
2. An Expat sees a pile of beautiful looking strawberries for sale on a wheelbarrow. There are three things they should probably beware of before buying, what are they and why might they decide to buy anyway?
3. There are some good local chocolate candies. What are they?
4. Why might buying Band-Aides here make one smile?
5. Why might an extra D-Size battery be a good idea in the Cordillera?

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.
(If you’ve read more than 10 of these quizzes, aren’t you even a little curious? It’s only $10 or $20.)

Rick Ochoa

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