Thank you for helping us help the kids at Mujeres Con Exito

We are delighted to announce that the Southern Comfort event on August 31st raised $1849!

The proceeds from cash donations and the event have brought our total to $8000 just $1500 shy of our goal of $9500 for back-to-school shoes, clothes and school supplies for our 100 shelter children.

Thank you for your support. If you haven’t donated and would like to help us out, Scholarship payments can be made through PayPal or dropped off at Mujeres Con Exito.


Migratory Regularization – To people in Ecuador without a valid visa

Hello to all the foreign community living in Ecuador.

If you are in Ecuador without a valid Residency Visa of Ecuador or know someone who does not have a valid Residency Visa of Ecuador, regardless of the nationality, and would like to get your migratory situation legalized, as long as you have stamped your entry into the country you might join the regularization process. The first phase of this regularization process has started just yesterday, September 1. There will be two phases for this process of migratory regularization, which are as follows:


Nightstands with glass top

Set of two nightstands with drawer. Made of high quality wood. Elegant for any bedroom. Includes glass top to protect wood with a decorative doily under glass. 

Spruce up your bedroom. 

$200 for the set.

Please contact for more photos or questions.

Linda: 099 097 5832.

City: Cuenca

Homemade traditional food and drink

Maria offers natural food and drink from Cuenca:

Promotion combo. #1

1 liter of Colada Morada – natural fruit drink. Includes free to choose (2 humitas, tamales, corn tortillas or emborrajados de maduro.)

At $10 total, includes free home delivery.

Promotion combo. #2


Moving sale, large capacity washer, dryer, TV and monitor for sale

Large capacity Samsung stackable front-loading washer and dryer, (48 lbs) we bought this set just a year ago. They are in excellent condition. We paid $1699 for the set but now we let them go for $975
32 inch flat screen full HD Samsung Smart TV $220
22 inch Samsung monitor $45

Jennifer: .

City: Cuenca

Camera repair shop

Hola grupo. Asking for a camera repair shop recommendation.

Carlos Lizarraga: .

City: Cuenca


Dear friends, of Gramm Bulkshop, among our products we have cardamom. We share some benefits of it:

It is one of the most reputed spices, considered the third most precious after saffron and vanilla. Among its benefits we have:

* Detoxifies the body.

* Contains phytonutrients, vitamins and essential oils present that act as antioxidants.

* Speeds up metabolism, helps us burn calories and maintain weight.


Cuenca Consignments is open today

Would you like to sell items you no longer use? Are you moving or just downsizing? We can sell your things on consignment and put cash in your pocket each month. Come see our large store and see what we can do for you. We are currently accepting clothing that is in good condition, (no tears or stains). Men’s, Women’s, and children’s clothes and jackets. Everyone has clothes that you never wear. Why not get some return on your investment?

We are open each Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11 AM to 5 PM. We are located at Isabela 4-75 y 12 de Abril, (see map).


Servicio de taxi

Hello, My name is Carolina, I`m 36-years old, I live in the city of Guayaquil and I offer the transportation service in and out of the city, the car is a new taxi, brand Chevrolet Sail, year 2022, car with all the comforts.

Guayaquil and other cities.

098 976 4425

Carpentry Aleppo furniture and design

We make and design furniture to your taste and needs and we work with wood, melamine and its derivatives. We have 20 years’ of experience. We have a showroom and workshop. We have verifiable references from foreign clients. We speak English. We are not resellers. Cuenca.

Cuenca, Avenida Ordoñez Lasso y Calle las Totoras 13-13.

Fernando Mora
098 781 8622

Safe transportation

I am Carolina, I am 36-years old, I offer you the taxi service, a new Chevrolet Sail car, year 2022, for all the activities you would like to do in the city of Guayaquil or move to other cities. Thank you and choose a safe transportation.

Guayaquil and others cities,

098 976 4425

Yes, you can vote from Ecuador!

Don’t miss this opportunity. Your vote is your voice. Make your plan to vote in 2022.


Ellie Wallis

Direct manufactured custom furniture

Hello Friends, We do all kinds of carpentry service.
You can quote without compromise.

Miguel Velez y Sangurima, esquina

Daniel Rivera

098 376 5126

Do you like Chinese food? You know what follows next

Yes, you guessed it… Come to Cuenca Creators Co-op. Have you tried this delicious, tasty and good-looking food… From Pei?
If you haven’t, then I don’t know what are you doing with your life (Honestly), no excuses now, you know, we don’t like excuses! So, now you have to; (Mission assigned) Dress up, get your keys (don’t forget them, they’re crucial!) Search for the fastest way to get to Sunrise Café (take coffee (optional, but recommended)), rush to the back, ask for Pei’s Dumplings. And that’s it, my soldier, mission completed! (If you want to try anything else from Pei, we have a menu, including all the amazing foods she serves, and yeah, we are a pickup point)


I want to invest

I was wondering if there is a club or person that can help me invest in the stock market. I have no experience nor have I ever invested any money.


Jodie Google

Would your business benefit from a CRM?

All right, your client just bought!

But are you just going to forget about him?

After your client has bought, comes a next step to the sale, the “post-sale”, which is handled by a customer service. With a proper process you can determine if your client has been satisfied with the purchase, and remind him or her of new product or service.

With a CRM, this process becomes very easy and precise, by helping us anticipate problems, as well as personalizing much better the customer support for your client.


Chelation therapy removes heavy metals from your body

Chelation therapy is an IV infusion therapy that helps rid your body of toxins. During therapy, I infuse a chemical called EDTA (ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid), which binds with toxic metals in your blood (mercury, copper, arsenic, aluminum) and removes them from your body.

Heavy metal poisoning occurs when the body’s soft tissues absorb toxic amounts of metal. Heavy metal poisoning is a common health problem due to industrial, agricultural, and sewage waste. It may also occur due to food consumption or certain medications.


10% off!

There are only 2 days left of the Gonzalo Goyo art exhibition, “Nómada” at idiomART and all of his artwork is 10% off! This is an incredible discount!

Gonzalo is an Ecuadorian artist from Ibarra, in northern Ecuador. He has been painting since he was 3 years old and has never wanted to do anything else!

His artwork is very powerful and his use of color and technique are astounding. He is connected to nature and uses his art as a way to portray how he feels about environmental stewardship, social justice and emotional intelligence. Each piece tells an impactful story and gives one pause to admire and start a conversation.


Full body deep tissue massage – 90-minutes session

A deep tissue massage is a type of massage that aims to invigorate and heal a person’s muscles and connective tissue.

Deep tissue massage works on specific areas of muscle tension in the body. Stress, bad postures, or intensive physical activity can cause contracted muscles, and the best way to treat this is a good massage.

The main benefit of a deep tissue massage is that it can help relieve pain caused by stressed and strained muscles—the massage focus on targeting specific muscles and connective tissue.


Professional teacher, available to tutor

I taught for 25 years in the USA. I will tutor or teach any age student. I hold current teaching certificates in English, science, and social studies and a master’s degree in educational research and psychology, as well as degrees in criminal justice and psychology. I am fully vaccinated and will work with you in person or online. I can address whatever skills or content you need. I can teach your student to read and write in English. I have experience with young children to graduate students.

My teaching fee is negotiable depending upon the task.



WhatsApp: 593 96 711 7397

Café del Museo – Paseo 3 de Noviembre

September is here! and we want to prepare you dishes that are magic (as soon as we leave them on the table, they will completely disappear)

Are you ready? Check the menu in , we open from Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10 AM to 10 PM and on Sundays from 10 AM to 3:30 PM.

We speak English!

September 2nd, 2022. From 10 AM, Calle Paseo Tres de Noviembre. Museo Remigio Crespo

Sociedad Gourmet: Call us to 99 378 0721

Today at Pájaro y Bestia

Ribs (of course).
Smoked chicken thighs
High on the Hog sandwich

No potatoes this week – pasta overload instead
Tex-Mex pasta salad
Mac & Cheese
Cole slaw
Honey-Rum Black beans

Se la Bestia!

September 2, 1 – 8 PM, Gran Colombia 13-100, y Estévez de Toral

Leroy: 098 321 8273

Namaste India Restaurant – Onam Sadhya

Grand Kerala Onam Sadhya

Let’s get going!

This is end date to Get 10% off if order placed before September 2nd. Do not hesitate to pre-book your Onam Sadhya, because this is one of the occasions that bring happiness and prosperity your way.

For your knowledge: Serving Onam Sadhya is an important part of sadhya, which is served on a banana leaf. The order of serving starts with acidic dishes on the left to alkaline dishes on the right. Finally, you will have to pay attention to how you fold the banana leaf after you finish the sadhya. Firstly, fold it towards you if you liked the feast and away from you if you don’t!

This is one of the best offers which you get in this year Onam. Please do pre-booking fast. Everyone…!

September 6th, from noon to 8 PM, Calle Large y Bengino Malo 8-81

Deneesh: 098 415 4229

Delicious tiramisu, lemon carlota, delicado de mango

Hello Everybody. This weekend I have delicious desserts for you. I make with the best ingredients and the best prices too.

I have for 4 servings …$10
for 6 servings …$15
Please order one day in advance, by WhatsApp.
For next week I will prepare Colada morada. It is delicious with many fresh fruits, one liter for $9

Thank you for choosing us.

All days, Euclides y del Cebollar

Eulalia: 099 253 7133

Sourdough pizza in fire-wood oven

Enjoy the best Sourdough pizza in Cuenca. No chemicals, organic and fresh ingredients, healthy and delicious made in wood fire oven. Come and visit to us.

Our menu:

– classic cheese
– mushrooms and garlic
– bacon and basil
– shrimp and dried tomatoes
– figs and blue cheese

And more!

You can check our menu by WhatsApp.
In addition we offer coffee and desserts.
To eat here and to go.
Home delivery.

From Monday to Saturday from noon to 9 PM, Juan Jaramillo 5-10 and Mariano Cueva

Gabriela: 096 884 7990

Sourdough bread in Cuenca

Hello, we are Internacional Bakery team, we are great to offer you healthy sourdough bread, no chemicals, yeast free, gluten low and free. Made in wood fired oven, artisan and delicious.
Home delivery.

Some bread every day:

Barley multi-seeds
Wheat whit walnut and cranberries
Sweet croissant
Cinnamon roll
For special order: Focaccia, pumpernickel, baguette, pretzel (make your order one day before.

Store 1: Every day from 8 AM to 8 PM. Store 2: from Monday to Saturday from 9:30 AM to 7 PM, Store 1: Juan Jaramillo 5-18 and Mariano Cueva. Store 2: Gran Colombia and Manzaneros

International Bakery: 096 891 1591

Few seats left for Jazz De Barro Concert this Saturday

Saturday, 3rd of September: Jazz De Barro at the Jazz Society Café.
Jazz de Barro at the Jazz Society Café.
Reserve your table early, this concert gets sold-out fast.
WhatsApp 096 322 3377
Cover $10
Jazz De Barro will be playing their new composition and repertoire.
Don´t miss this!

Saturday, 7 PM, 3rd of September, Jazz Society Cafe, Los Cedros y Los Claveles (one block North of Ordonez Lasso)

Debby Degamo: 093 934 2714 English 096 322 3377 Español

Tonight! The Jim Gala Trio featuring Ernest Whaley

Friday, Sept. 2nd at the Jazz Society Café:
Ernest Whaley sings with The Jim Gala Trio!
Don’t miss this great band playing your favorite songs!
Food and Beverage service from 6 PM. Jazz concert starts at 7 PM
WhatsApp 096 322 3377
Friday 7 PM, 2nd of September, Jazz Society Cafe, Los Cedros y Los Claveles (one block North of Ordonez Lasso)

Debby Degamo: 093 934 2714 English 096 322 3377 Español

Sisa Bowl restaurant

Come join us at Sisa Bowl.

Introducing Goldies Cookies!
(Best cookies in town)
Chocolate Chip
Oatmeal Raisin
Come get some while they last…

And also serving our Signature Sisa Bowls


Disfruta – 2 weeks old! Come grab a bite

A Cuencano, A New Yorker and Caracueño walked into a bar… and this is what we created! We are just 2 weeks old and hope that you’ll come check us out. Our name is Disfruta (Enjoy, in Spanish). When you come over, we would love to know what you think — we want you to love us.

Serving breakfast, crepes and sandwiches all day long. We have some of my favs on the menu including a tuna fish sandwich and the “BLT”. Drinks, beer and wine are available.


La Mabue – New restaurant near Museo Pumapungo

Looking for a new restaurant to try while using your Spanish in a friendly environment?

La Mabue at Calle Larga 2-74 y Manuel Vega offers fresh ingredients, delicious flavors from Manabi province on the Ecuadorian coast.

Dietary restrictions? There’s no wheat in any recipes. Every dish is naturally gluten free. The Mabue family also welcomes vegetarians.

Set lunches for $2.50 include homemade juice, soup and main dish.

Daily, 7:30 AM – 7 PM, delivery available, Set lunches for $2.50, Calle Larga 2-74 y Manuel Vega (one block from the Registro Civil and three blocks from Museo Pumapungo y Banco Central two storefronts from Taita bakery with the bike out front)., Cuenca.

Ernesto y Paola: +593 98 179 4404

Too hot to handle! King Smokehouse is hot!

While you’re “chillin” and “thinkin” about “grillin”– we’re “gonna” be “thrillin”! Yeppers, this is the “grillin” sale of all sales. 10% off those ready for your grill meats – pork chops, burgers, and ribs. No need to head to the store – call Felix and heat up the grill. Now open your beverage of choice (lots to choose from at Cuenca Shop by the way) and smell the goodness. Then another beverage of choice while you dig into the savoriest, tender, juicy, delicious, amazing grill experience you will have. Straight from the Smokehouse to your tastebuds. What’s not to love? Of course, King Smokehouse has everything to go with those great “grillin” meats, sauces, mixes, condiments, and more. It’s all about the smoke and King Smokehouse is the smokiest spot around. This amazing deal of all deals is good only thru Saturday night so get off that couch and head to the Smokehouse (or call for delivery). King Smokehouse is “smokin” hot. Yum yum!

Daily from 9 until 5 (Sat. 9:30-4:30). Closed Sunday, Coronel Talbot 8-66 y Simon Bolivar

Felix Salinas: +593 96 904 7724

Artesana Bakery Family with delicious breads

Hey friend! These are the places where you can find our delicious breads, sweets, cakes and others:

* Cuenca Creators COOP, this is the new amazing store at the back of Sunrise Cafe in Calle Larga, every day from 8 AM to 2 PM.
* At Dos Sucre Cafe little Feria every Tuesday from 8 to 9:30 AM.
* Every Saturday at the Feria in Puertas del Sol next to MeLatte Café from 8 AM to noon.
* Saturday, September 3rd at the Gran Feria in Sabatino’s Garden Restaurant.
And if you just want to order from home any day you can contact me directly by my WhatsApp or email.
Thanks again for your big support!

From Monday to Saturday, from 9 AM to 5 PM, Av Don Bosco

Rosemary Luna: 099 879 2985

Dinner and entertainment – Don Colon’s Restaurant

Saturday, September 3 – dinner and entertainment


Florida Lobster stuffed with Crab meat
Baked potato
Garlic bread
Onion soup
A glass of wine

Only $19.95
Reservations please

Entertainment by Luis
6 – 8 PM

Saturday, September 3, Corner of Parque Calderon

Colon Campos: 099 827 0703

International Coffee Convention, Loja

In November, 23, 24, 25, into the installations of the Technical University of Loja, will be the International Coffee Convention. (

Everybody can attend the convention, the price is $40 for students and general public, and $60 for professionals and teachers-specialists.

Also, the Convention will have the on-line modality.


November 2022, 23, 24 and 25, Loja, Ecuador, UTPL University facilities

Ulises Acosta:

Double D’s menu for the week of September 5

Come by Gran Feria Sabatino’s tomorrow between 10 and 2 to place your order for our next menu then do some shopping and have a delicious lunch prepared by the one and only Chef Mauricio.

Our meatballs–especially the Italian version–always get great feedback so we’re making a pasta casserole with them as the star. With the afternoons warming up just a bit, it’s time for a salad. This one will feature roasted potatoes, fresh basil, thinly sliced red onions, artichokes, olives, cherry tomatoes, and Alafi Alimentos’ mozzarella cheese. Alafi’s amazingly creamy ricotta will also be featured in this menu’s sweet: Cannoli Cheesecake Bars.


Antojitos MX. at Sabatino’s Feria this Saturday

Hello everyone, we are happy to share with you that Antojitos MX. by Vicky Reyes and other vendors will be at the great Saturday Fair on Saturday September 3rd.

We cordially invite you to enjoy our exquisite Gourmet Enchiladas, Tamales and our incomparable 100% Mexican sauces.

Our products will be available at this Great Fair, however, if you can’t wait, you can try our excellent seasoning by placing your order now.

Saturday, September 3rd from 10 AM to 2 PM, Free to enter, Roberto Aguilar and Avenida 3 de Noviembre. One block west of Plaza Otorongo, Cuenca

Victoria Reyes: 099 987 1580

Live music with Luis Ullauri at the Otorongo Lounge

As every Friday, Luis Ullauri will be performing the best of his repertoire at the Otorongo Longe this September the 2nd at 7 PM. Cover: a voluntary contribution.

September 2nd, from 8 to 10 PM, no cover charge, Plaza el Otorongo, Av. 3 de Novimembre, Cuenca.

Herbert Ullauri: 099 998 7932

Gran Feria at Sabatinos: blueberries and almonds

It is happening! The Gran Feria is here. Come join us this Saturday for the Gran Feria at Sabatino’s restaurant. Lots of vendors and great products waiting for you. We will have fresh blueberries and whole, raw, shelled almonds for sale.

We hope to see you there.

The Blue Biker

Saturday, September 2nd from 10 AM to 2 PM, Free event, Sabatinos restaurant Roberto Aguilar and 3 de Noviembre (1 blk west of Plaza Otorongo), Cuenca.

The Blue Biker:

Banana Rock at Common Grounds this Saturday night, 9/3

The Best of Rock and Pop Saturday night at Common Grounds (Sept 3rd). Music starts 7:30 PM. Come early and eat.

Banana Rock plays music from the following artists and more. Our mission is to get you dancing! Newer fresher music than most dance bands in Cuenca.


Saturday morning language exchange is back

We kindly invite you to join our language exchange group Spanish-English/English-Spanish in the recently opened school ¡Vamos!

The sessions are aimed at people willing to improve their conversational skills by putting them into practice in a realistic environment with native speakers.

The sessions are guided by a bilingual facilitator (a teacher with extensive experience in the field) who proposes the activities and conversation topics.


Carnales Mexican Grill pizza party

Carnales Mexican Grill is hosting a very special event that will showcase our new upcoming menu item: Mexican style thin crust pizza. The pizza is made using 3 cheeses, our homemade chili and tomato sauce and your choice of braised beef, grilled chicken or roasted pork belly. Tickets to this special event are $20 and you can accompany the pizza with our ice-cold margaritas, beer or wine. Feel free to send over any questions or to make a reservation.

Carnales Mexican Grill offers the very best in Sonoran style cuisine, with your choice of 9 different grilled or braised meats, all served on hand made flour tortillas made fresh every single day.

September 24th, from 1 to 3 PM, $20, Avenida Gonzalez Suarez 858, Cuenca.

Richard: 098 434 8665

Conversation Club

Join us this and every Saturday at 9 AM in El Café de San Blas for our conversation club. Want to practice your Spanish? Now’s the time!

We’ll have people from every single country so if you find someone who speaks a language you know or would like to practice this event is for you!

The event is completely free and you can enjoy one of the best coffees in town. Prepared by the international recognized Juan Francisco Pérez.

See you then,

Saturday 3rd, from 9 AM to 10:30, free, Bolivar 1-62 y Manuel Vega, Cuenca.

Juan Carlos Ochoa: 098 454 1413