Thinking of Moving to Ecuador? Take this Short Quiz (#28)


1. On the freeway, yes they have freeways here, there is a sign that says “Falla”. What does that mean, and what are some things a driver might want to do?
2. Out on the street, an Expat couple looks for a restaurant serving breakfast. What will they likely find?
3. When speaking to a shop owner the owner will occasionally reply, “¿Mande?” What did they just ask?
4. What is the Registro Civil and of what use is it to Expats?
5. When ordering a steak, what are the common words used to describe how done the customer wants the steak to be?

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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Stay tuned for more questions in a few days.

Rick Ochoa

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