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  • Retire in Ecuador or Panama for climate
    Retire in Ecuador or Panama for climate
    Many ex-pats are choosing to live in Latin America for a more perfect climate on a lower budget. Less heating and cooling energy use is better for the environment. Two top countries being considered are Ecuador and Panama. Here are details on what...
  • An odd combination but a great deal
    An odd combination but a great deal
    The country of Ecuador has decided to jump into a melee of Super Bowl commercials. While this may or may not be a good marketing decision, as a result we're seeing some of the best deals to this beautiful country in a long time. ROW Adventures...
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    For Real Salt Lake's Joao Plata, the timing of his injury couldn't be worse
    They say lightning strikes twice sometimes. What they never say is that lightning strikes twice, apparently on some unfortunate people. Take for instance, Real Salt Lake forward Joao Plata. On the day Plata signed a two-year contract extension, he...
  • Ecuador was a presence at Fairchild’s Chocolate Festival
    Ecuador was a presence at Fairchild’s Chocolate Festival
    Although most U.S. consumers aren’t familiar with Ecuadoran chocolate, they should be. Ecuador is a major chocolate producer in both volume and quality, a fact made clear at the ninth annual International Chocolate Festival, January 23- 25,...
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    Ecuador named the world's best retirement haven by InternationalLiving.com
    Ecuador is the world’s top retirement haven this year according to InternationalLiving.com’s just-released annual Global Retirement Index. The Index ranks and rates 25 countries in eight categories, including retiree benefits, cost of...
  • Guyasamin Self Portrait  © Susanna Starr
    Guayasamin Museum, Quito Ecuador, my day as a pilgrim
    story and photos by Susanna StarrIt started out with a scant breakfast (have you ever tried a one egg omelet?) and miles of walking around the city streets of Quito in Ecuador wearing wedged sandals instead of sneakers. Wedged sandals are not the...
  • Tandana Foundation offers Bellbrook resident with a lifetime of memories
    Kenney travels to Ecuador to make a difference
    Sarah Kenney, a Bellbrook High School graduate and Wright State University student, set out to find herself in the valley of Ecuador, through a gardening-work vacation offered by the Tandana Foundation. Working in the hollows of two lush and...
  • Tandana Foundation makes a difference
    Tandana Foundation brings smiles to overseas communities
    Tandana Foundation is making a difference in the world and closing in the gap between two very different cultures. Tandana Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps American students, adults, and senior citizens create a healthy living...
  • Green Gone Wrong
    Celebs caught in green fraud
    Hollywood celebrities often seek publicity in their endorsement of causes, hence the phrase “cause celeb” in pop-cultural parlance. And, just as athletes are paid handsomely for endorsements, actors often lend their names to liberal...
  • Landon Donovan
    Klinsmann names roster for USMNT camp
    This morning, U.S. Men's National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann named the 21 players called up to camp for the Friday, Oct. 10 friendly against Ecuador in East Hartford, Connecticut. More than 30,000 tickets have been sold for the match...
  • Antonio Valencia
    Valencia closes down Twitter account after abuse
    Manchester United winger and Ecuadorian international Antonio Valencia decided that he was fed up with social media after the abuse he took from his fellow compatriots after La Tri defeated Bolivia 4-0 at Lockhart Stadium on Saturday.After the...
  • Enner Valencia
    Ecuador to play Bolivia at Lockhart
    Ecuador finally had their friendly against Bolivia confirmed. After lots of speculation, La Tri will play in Ft. Lauderdale's Lockhart Stadium on Saturday September 6. The announcement was made by Relevent Sports via a statement on Wednesday...
  • Joao Plata: Striker
    Real Salt Lake 2014: Joao Plata gets a deserved callup to Ecuador national team
    After getting off to his finest season in his Major League Soccer career, Real Salt Lake forward Joao Plata was rewarded for his efforts. The national team in Plata's home country of Ecuador called up the diminutive firebrand on Mon. Aug. 25...
  • Wanderlust Wednesday: Ecuador
    Wanderlust Wednesday: Ecaudor
    Let’s face it action packed vacations may be great but what could really be more wonderful than knowing that your time away could be one of the most relaxing and rewarding things that you have ever done for yourself. Inspired by the...
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    The Emerald Forests of Ecuador
    Ecuador is a South American country that borders Colombia to the east, Peru to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the west. The easiest way to get there is to fly into Quito, which is also the capital. The adventurous way to get there is to start...