My Ecuador Journal

My Ecuador Journal

  • 14 September 2022 at 4:55 pm ET3.1 min
    14 September 2022 at 4:55 pm ET

    On 30 August 2022, Chantal and I signed away ownership of Casa Luna at Mirador San Jose. Finally, we are free to enjoy the retirement we dreamed of.

    On 30 August 2022, Chantal and I signed away ownership of Casa Luna at Mirador San Jose. Finally, we are free to enjoy the retirement we dreamed of.

  • 23 April 2022 at 4:36 pm ET8.2 min
    23 April 2022 at 4:36 pm ET

    Beach life suits me. I don’t mind the sound of the sea. In fact, I love it. So does Chantal. Our lives are a never-ending pinch-me moment.

    Beach life suits me. I don’t mind the sound of the sea. In fact, I love it. So does Chantal. Our lives are a never-ending pinch-me moment.

  • 28 March 2022 at 3:53 pm ET7.7 min
    28 March 2022 at 3:53 pm ET

    Of course, our move into Condominio Miramar went off the rails. There was not a chance we would escape this experience unmarked by farce.

    Of course, our move into Condominio Miramar went off the rails. There was not a chance we would escape this experience unmarked by farce.

  • 21 January 2022 at 4:46 pm ET8.1 min
    21 January 2022 at 4:46 pm ET

    The nomadic life offers nothing but benefits when you retire to Ecuador. You'll be tempted to buy. Rent, move around, find a spot you love.

    The nomadic life offers nothing but benefits when you retire to Ecuador. You'll be tempted to buy. Rent, move around, find a spot you love.

  • 18 November 2021 at 5:41 pm ET3.2 min
    18 November 2021 at 5:41 pm ET

    Campo (country) life is downright paradisical. I tell my friend Luis, who checks in daily, the only grief we face is from angry chickens.

    Campo (country) life is downright paradisical. I tell my friend Luis, who checks in daily, the only grief we face is from angry chickens.

  • 28 August 2021 at 7:33 pm ET4.4 min
    28 August 2021 at 7:33 pm ET

    I’m in a hotel room in Guayaquil because I flew to Ecuador to sign a single piece of paper. A personal accusation. I cannot sign digitally.

    I’m in a hotel room in Guayaquil because I flew to Ecuador to sign a single piece of paper. A personal accusation. I cannot sign digitally.