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  • Marc’s Restaurant

    Marc's is a fairly new restaurant in El Centro Cuenca which features both Ecuadorian and International fare. If you are looking for great tasting food at affordable prices, then you need to try Marc's soon. In addition, there is a nice lounge area where you can sit with friends over a glass of read more »

  • Fantastic Facials, European Style

    If you are wondering what to give a special someone for Christmas, may I wholeheartedly suggest a European facial and hand care treatment by Margaret Ellis. The atmosphere is calm and soothing, the skin care treatment is amazing and the $30 cost is very reasonable. You or your special someone read more »

  • Party and Event Help Recommendation – Vladimir Machuco

    Thanks to Vladimir for his start to finish help with our neighborhood kids' Christmas party. Vladimir provided the tent, tables, chairs, and balloon arch; a great D; and he helped us shop for pinata, party supplies, and food. He also made huge batches of popcorn and delicious homemade read more »

  • Paulo Nieto, Bilingual Driver

    I would like to recommend Paulo Nieto who drove me (plus tons of luggage) and my son and daughter-in-law from Guayaquil to Cuenca. He picked us up at our hotel — early — and was very pleasant during the entire trip. He speaks perfect English and is a safe and cautious driver. And, as a side read more »

  • Translator of Legal Documents and Immigration Papers

    Roy Carrión is a great translator. He took great care and detail in translating our visa documents. He was also checking documents over (probably the fifth time that day) while we were waiting to have the documents notarized. His English is great, he has a very pleasant demeanor, and he is easy read more »

  • Alfredo Toledo for help in finding the right apartment for you

    I am recommending my landlord, Alfredo Toledo, to assist in renting or buying the right apartment/house for you. He has experience with different types of residential properties and will help you find a place that suits your needs. Alfredo lived and worked in the U.S. for 15 years and is read more »

  • William Cavaco, Guide/Translator

    I would like to highly recommend William Cavaco for any of your needs. If you are visiting Cuenca and need a guide and or translator, need help obtaining your visa, setting up a bank account, etc. William speaks excellent English, his prices are reasonable and he is a wonderful person. You read more »

  • Tierra de Fuego Restaurant

    My friends and I have eaten several times at Tierra de Fuego and found that they serve the finest beef, pork, chicken and seafood. Tierra de Fuego is the finest dinning I have experienced in Cuenca. I was told that Tiera de Fuego was the renovation of an old farm into an inspiring, charming, read more »

  • Jorge Clavijo, Repairman

    We would like to recommend Jorge Clavijo P. for the repair of any appliances, plumbing or electrical problems. We used Jorge's services to repair our dryer and washer. He is efficient, thorough, professional, and always punctual. You can reach Jorge at 098-462-3315. read more »

  • German Morocho, Facilitator

    I have worked with German Morocho for eight months, since my arrival, and have found his English good, he is polite, responsible, reliable, and a safe and polite driver. He assisted me with my Visa and Cedula applications and with everyday needs. German is a carpenter and cabinet maker by trade read more »

  • Recommendation for Bilingual Driver

    If you or your friends/relatives need a ride to/from Guayaquil airport to Cuenca or any town on the coast I will highly recommend Victor. We used his service recently. He is a very professional and a super reliable bilingual driver who does not speed and puts the customers’ safety and comfort read more »

  • Great Tour With Arutam Ecotours

    We booked a two day tour with Arutam Ecotours to the Amazon in Morona Santiago and it was an incredible experience. This upper Amazon area is just beautiful and not well known to tourists yet, so the only people we met wherever we went were locals. Xavier, who guided us, was very nice and read more »

  • Problem Free Immigration Is Possible

    We are very pleased to recommend highly Ms. Maite Duran ( and Mr. Carlos Vera ( who shepherded the complex legal preparations of our move to Cuenca, as well as other matters after we arrived. Prior to our leaving the USA, Maite steered the path read more »

  • Dra. Daniela Ordonez, dentist

    Many of us are so glad we met and were treated by Daniela. Skill, charm and great care are her specialties, at a very reasonable cost. read more »

  • Phenomenal Tour Guide

    Ing. Sebastian Cardenas took my son and me on a very full one day tour to the Devil's Nose and then gave us a phenomenally informed guided tour of Ingapirca. My son liked him so much that at the end of the day he engaged him for another one day trip to be picked up in Banos de Ambato. Sebastian read more »