Thinking of Moving to Ecuador? Take this Short Quiz (#36)


1. When at a Panaderia, what is one thing an Expat should probably know before ordering?
2. If a restaurant says “Parrillada” what do they likely serve and what should a person keep in mind?
3. A guest overspends while visiting. How hard will it be to find luggage and what quality might they find?
4. When having friends or workers over at the house, why might it be better to offer them the glass bottled Coke rather than the plastic bottled variety?
5. Between DHL, FedEx, and UPS, which is the 400lb gorilla for shipping packages / letters to / from Ecuador?

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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