After you've made the trek to the post office to send your taxes in, reward yourself with a Pisco Sour at La Moda Restaurant just around the corner. To my knowledge, this is the only part of the world where they make this exotic, delicious drink. Happy hour starts at 3:00. read more »
I’m writing this note in behalf of my English student Viviana Diaz who is currently studying to become a licensed nurse. She’s desperately looking for a job as a home care person. She has experience working at SOLCA (Cancer hospital) in Cuenca; she has also worked for “Isidro Ayora” hospital in read more »
I would like to recommend Vincente Villafuerte of International Shipping and Storage to you for help moving your things from Cuenca to another location in Ecuador. We called Vincente to assist us with our move to a coastal town in Ecuador. We were in a difficult situation because the person who read more »
When you have medical issues and would rather go with out pharmaceuticals or want to supplement traditional medical practices, turn to Dr. Feral MacLoud. She is very knowledgeable, experienced and kind. She treats the whole person with a combination of treatment approaches that work. I can read more »
I met Wilson Rodas when I need a substantial amount of copying done. Wilson speaks English, having lived in Canada for many years. He returned to Cuenca and recently opened his café which provides copy and printing services, computer, and capuccinos and smoothies. He printed everything on my read more »
We have a number of guests from around the world who are avid knitters and weavers. Some have been weaving and knitting hobbyists. They arrive excited with the prospect of sourcing wool and alpaca from the Andes. Sadly, they find acrylic and mostly acrylic blends. There is a stale read more »
Pass with 100%? As non-Spanish speakers, ‘right side of car and left side of road drivers’ we believed we needed ‘special care’ when applying for our Ecuadorian Driver’s Licenses. This is a special thank you and recommendation for the services of Victor Ojeda. His English is excellent, he is read more »
I recently picked up a very sick pup on the street and carried him to the nearest vet. What a blessing that vet turned out to be, so caring and compassionate. The little pup spent 8 days in his care and I am very grateful to say the pup is almost back to normal. He had been beaten, was blind read more »
Several weeks ago someone recommended Ms. Jaramillo as a facilitator. So, I contacted Katty she was very helpful in the beginning. Now, I'm sorry to say that I WOULDN'T recommend her . Katty, was supposed to accompany me to a doctor appointment and she never showed. I tried calling her no read more »
Patrick has done alot of work on helping us fix up our house. From tv cabinet, pantry, kitchen shelves, sofa bed, crown moulding to fixing up entrance way to the house. We could not ask for better or more beautiful work which you can see on pictures I posted on facebook page under house. He is read more »
I would like to recommend Marcelo. He does excellent work, is very conscientious, dependable and speaks moderate English. He made a shelving unit for us, and a custom bench which no one else we visited in Cuenca could figure out how to make. Call him for a free estimate. He will provide you a read more »
I highly recommend Maria and her staff for all of your cleaning needs. They are thorough and professional, even cleaning my outside steps and bodega. Search for her website (Maids and beyond) for contact info and a list of all of the services she provides. read more »
Got a long layover in Quito? Want a reasonably priced place to sleep near the airport? Posada Morolindo is the solution.
This is a family business about 15 minutes from UIO Terminal. They modified their home (in time for the new airport opening – smart!) into a small B&B and built cabins read more »
As a hamburger enthusiast, I'm always on the lookout for a more than a delicious bite. A search that isn't always that succesful in Cuenca.
When I walked into Alibaba Kabab I met Reza, the nice and cool English speaking owner of this place, and he's always there for an interesting read more »
I would like to recommend the excellent tile work of Bill Cheney. Bill removed our small child tub and transformed the space into a full adult shower. Bill's tile work is beautiful and he did a great job matching the new tile with the rest of the bathroom.
Bill also builds custom furniture as read more »