Thinking of Moving to Ecuador? Take this Short Quiz (#32)


1. What are “sueltos” and why does this word often frustrate Expats?
2. A person hears your name and exclaims that the two of you are “tacayos”. What does that mean?
3. What is “Cuy” and what are some things an Expat should know before ordering it?
4. Though $1.50 almuerzos can be found, what might an Expat want to know before ordering it?
5. What should an Expat know before ordering a brownie here?

0. Strongly recommend going to
1. Probably best to go to
2. Consider going to
3. 50/50
4. You might be ok without
5. I need to talk to you about being a content provider. Please go to and click Support.

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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