Sunset by Salinas – Pacific Ocean.

(Jan-Apr local summer heavy rainy season – Must Ecuadorians travel to the beach for holidays)

Up to date Ecuadorian Culture, folklore and society happenings….

We will post all information useful to travel or live in the country. Inside view of the news and events that are important to have a general overview of the place. Things that may go unnoticed by the normal by stander, but it can be an eye opening to overseas cultures. So join us and discovered ECUADOR now!!!

Inside news – Translation of local information – Images & Events

Next up coming project @ Playas de Villamil..

Playas de Villamil a very quaint small fisherman town… won’t impress you on first sight, when you hang around long enough, it kind of grows on you. With a very expansive beach almost New England style, delicious seafood, and ocean life watching excursions, it’s got just enough to keep you occupied on your stay.

It’s known as the sunniest beach in Ecuador and one of the best climates in the world!!!

Don’t miss this opportunity come and check our new and ongoing projects.

  1. After research a couple of of the weblog posts on your website now, and I really like your manner of blogging. I bookmarked it to my bookmark website list and will likely be checking again soon. Pls check out my site as effectively and let me know what you think.

  2. Would you be interested in exchanging links?

  3. I am looking for a competent writer, long time in this area. Excellent article!

  4. I can??t really help but admire your blog site, your site is adorable and nice

  5. Great top quality content here. Nothing but the ideal. I really like it.

  6. This is very interesting! Great information and it is also very well written. I will bookmark and comeback soon.

  7. Sup. I just simply wished to make a short note and inform you know that in fact I’ve been following your web publication for quite some time. Keep up the impressive efforts and I’m going to be returning again another time rapidly.

  8. An impressive share, I just given this onto a colleague who was doing a little analysis on this. And he in fact bought me breakfast because I found it for him.. smile. So let me reword that: Thnx for the treat! But yeah Thnkx for spending the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love reading more on this topic. If possible, as you become expertise, would you mind updating your blog with more details? It is highly helpful for me. Big thumb up for this blog post!

  9. I might ought to talk to people below. That is definitely not some thing My partner and i typically complete! I really like reading the write-up that may acquire visitors to believe. In addition, thanks pertaining to letting everyone for you to review!

  10. This information ended up being certainly a very wonderful read. We had been surprised with the contents of the submit. I can’t delay to find out what else you might have in store for people. I’m absolutely looking forward to the following publish. Many thanks for discussing!

  11. Nice post. I learn something more challenging on totally different blogs everyday. It’s going to all the time be stimulating to learn content material from other writers and practice somewhat one thing from their store. I’d prefer to make use of some with the content material on my blog whether you don’t mind. Natually I’ll offer you a hyperlink on your web blog. Thanks for sharing.

  12. Loving your blog. I wish i had a web-site and could write articles that would be informative but “to the point” as a lot as yours.

  13. Nadruki na Kubkach

    Hello, i think that i saw you visited my weblog thus i came to “return the favor”.I’m trying to find things to enhance my website!I suppose its ok to use a few of your ideas!!|

  14. Kimberley Wood

    My husband and I are traveling to Ecuador for almost 6 weeks this summer to check it out for retirement. We will be landing in Quito, where we will have a hotel reservation and take a couple of days to rest and get used to the altitude, if necessary. Then to Otavalo. My question is: do we need to make reservations at hotels, hostels, etc? We want to see the beach, Cuenca, Spanish language school (our Spanish is “mas o menos”). We were thinking of being kind of free to stay longer at some places, if we liked it. When looking at hotels in Otavalo, however, some of the websites say there are only 2 rooms left for a Fri – Sun stay, to take in the markets. Please advise.
    Thank you, Kim

    • Hello Kim, it is a great idea that you have decided to check out different places in Ecuador. About hotel reservations, I will say that a reservation is a must unless you don´t mind using your time to search for local hotels when you arrive to a location. In Ecuador, you can make reservations online (if the hotel or hostel has a website) or by phone without getting charge, they do not request credit card numbers. The only time that you must payed in advance is when there is a local holiday since must places are busy with local travelers. Also always make sure that you do not provide your card information online or by phone unless it is a secured site or a well known hotel that is requesting it.
      If your choice is to search for options once you arrive to a location, I will provide you with few hints:
      For larger cities, like Quito and Guayaquil, you better have a reservation since it is not so easy to move around due to traffic and distance. Cuenca it is smaller, you could get around downtown and Calle Larga by foot, and search for a nice place to stay and get better rates, just remember to watch out for local holidays. Otavalo and the rest of the towns on the highland are really small places, so you better make sure you get hotel references by trusted websites or international travelers, you might walk in to something that it is offered as a great clean place, but you end up with something completely different to our standards.
      By the coast, you have towns like Bahia de Caraquez, Manta, Ballenita, Salinas and the surfer Montañita which advertise a lot on the web, they show images of the place and even customers opinions, that will help a lot. Your options along the coastline are a lot better, there you could travel along the cost and find some local rustic hotels with great service. There is a lot of tourism promotion by the local government, so they are providing better services at the present moment.
      Tripadvisor.com is a great site to check for travelers opinions about different locations in Ecuador. You could always request any insight info or opinion about a location or place directly to my mail lina.landivar.carreno@gmail.com
      If you get a chance to stop by in Guayaquil let me know, we have an expat group meeting every month that you could attend just to get better informed about living in this country…
      I hope this information helps you out…

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: