Schwab debit card

Has anyone had problems using a Schwab debit card in any of the local banks’ ATMs? Thanks.

Ed Lindquist

Parcel with medications from the US to Cuenca

Please share your experience of best way to receive prescribed medicine from the US. Will the customs control allow the parcel with my prescribed medications from the US?

Thank you,


Which is better – depositing a check or transferring the money?

It’s great that Banco Pichincha will accept a US check for deposit into your account (not all financial institutions in Cuenca do) but beware of the time differences in when the money will become available for withdrawal if you deposit a check rather than transfer the money from your US bank.

Yesterday, a Banco Pichincha employee advised me that funds might not be available for withdrawal for 21 – 30 working days if a check is deposited; but if the money is transferred, the funds are available for withdrawal in only 2 business days.

David Naccari: .

City: Cuenca

Boarding dog?

Does anybody know a place that takes care of dogs when the owner goes to US?

In Cuenca. And how much it costs.

Libuse Leman: .

City: Cuenca

Fig Newtony type cookie

Does anyone know where to buy Fig Newtons, or
Fig Newton-type cookies? A soft fruit-filled cakey-cookie treat? Maybe a local panadería makes something similar.


Marilyn Cochran: .

City: Cuenca

Looking for 1 bedroom apartment for rent

Looking for 1 bedroom, furnished apartment for rent in Cuenca, $400 – $550.

We are visiting from Canada January 17 to Feb 17th. 2023.

Nancy Silver:

Looking for 1 bedroom apartment for rent

Looking for 1 bedroom furnished apartment for rent in Cuenca, $400-$500, I don’t have pets.

Looking for furnished, all-included studio or 1 bedroom. No pets, for single person. Please email me.


Looking for 3 bedroom house for lease

Looking for 3 bedroom, unfurnished house for lease in Cuenca, $500 to $600, I don’t have pets.

Looking for a small, standalone, unfurnished house (casita) with some green area in a quiet street close to town. Want a long term.

I like to do gardening and interior decorating so I do not mind doing some improvements if needed.

We are a jubilado couple from US.

Contact: Lilly by WhatsApp 098 159 8147


Wooden shelf for sale

Basic unfinished wooden shelf for sale. Bought at the Rotary market. I believe I paid $22. Barely used. 1.5 m high x 70 cm wide x 31 cm deep. It is fairly light to carry. $15 firm.
Located on Calle Larga.
Please email me for pictures.

Cheryl: .

City: Cuenca

Authentic antique desk from Europe

Authentic wood antique desk from Europe. Purchased from La Trastienda in Cuenca. In great condition.

1.15 m high x 1.22m wide x 76 cm deep.

Asking $1050

Located on Calle Larga.
Please email me for pictures.

Cheryl: .

City: Cuenca

Victoria’s Secret bras for sale

I purchased these, but have rarely worn them. They are pretty much brand new.
Victoria’s Secret flower bra 34 DD. $20
Victoria’s Secret push-up stripped bra 34 D. $20
La Vie en Rose bra polk dot. 34 D (slightly more used) $15
Prices are firm as this is a small fraction of the original price.
Please email for pictures.

Cheryl: .

City: Cuenca

King and Cal King sheets, new in package $20

I’m selling a variety of King and California King sheet sets. All are brand-new in the package. $20 each. Price is not negotiable. Approximately eight sets are left. Different colors. Please message me for pictures. Thank you.

Oti: 098 347 1982.

City: Cuenca

Red Tag Moving Sales is having another sale today!

Hi everyone! Red Tag Moving Sales is having another sale! More like a big garage sale but in a 2-bedroom apartment! Most everything has been sanitized or Clorox-ed but please feel free to wear your mask.

No large appliances, electronics or big furniture except for a few tables, chairs and custom-made cabinets. Lots of good stuff including small and medium appliances, bakeware, dishware, lots of cookware, two new microwaves, countertop KitchenAid oven, counter top dishwasher, granite top custom-made cabinet, TV custom made cabinet, bar chairs, lamps, large Shark Navigator vacuum, small cordless Shark vacuum, lots of suitcases, small portable electric heaters, ceramic vases, paintings and art, knick-knacks, books and miscellaneous.

When: Saturday, September 24th
Time: noon to 5 PM. (or until all sold)
Sorry no pre-sales. Early bird gets the worm. All items negotiable a little.

Where: Corner of Las Americas y Mariscal Lamar 24-205 in the Edificio Ecquindeca. A block north of Supermaxi and across the street from Punto Restaurant. Most taxi drivers know the building.

There will not be a security guard on duty that day so please just key in #403 on the door pad and I will buzz you in! The apartment is on the fourth floor so just take elevator up, take a right and go to apartment #403. The door will be open!

Beautiful granite top custom-made cabinet. Can be used in the dining room, kitchen or living room!
A must see! Soft close doors.
Measurements: 18” W x 74” L x 27” H
Sale price: $200

Another beautiful custom-made cabinet. Versatile in that you can use it in the living room as a TV center or in the dining room or bedroom. Soft close black glass doors.
Measurements: 18” W x 76” L x 32” H
Sale price: $150

An adorable custom-made round glass top table. Ideal for the living room! Heavy ¾” glass.
Measurements: 36” Circumference and only 14” high.
Sale price: $50

Brand-new KitchenAid digital countertop toaster oven. Does it all! Bake, broil, roast, toast, bagels, cookie, pizza, etc. The digital countertop oven has 9 preset cooking functions + frozen option, easy to read digital display and a non-stick interior for quick and easy cleanup.

Small and medium appliances are expensive here in Cuenca so these are great deals on these new appliances!
Measurements: 16 ½”W x 11”H x 13”D
Sale price: $150

Panasonic microwave oven purchased in the US. Pristine and in like new condition! Powerful 2400 watt and big family or restaurant size! Display is digital and in English! This is a beast of a beautiful microwave! Does everything! Even the littlest microwave ovens are expensive here so this is a definite steal!
Measurements: 21 ½”W x 11 ½”H x 20”D
Sale price: $200

RCA 20L microwave oven brand new in the box! Small countertop size so perfect for small apartment or office! Digital display in Spanish
Measurements: 17 ½” W x 10” H x 12” D
Purchased in Cuenca for $129
Sale price: $80

Very cool countertop Edge Star dishwasher. In excellent working condition with all digital display. Awesome for those singles or couples! Hooking up a countertop dishwasher is easy. All you have to do is attach the inlet hose and the drain hose, plug the dishwasher in, turn on the hot water and start the wash cycle. No tools are required for hookup, and the hoses connect quickly and easily.
Measurements: 21 ½”W x 17”H x 19 ½”D
Purchased on Amazon for $350
Sale price: $125

Shark NV356E S2 Navigator Lift-Away Professional Deep Cleaning Upright Vacuum with Pet Power Brush and Crevice Tool plus other attachments. Hard to find good vacuums here! This is in excellent used condition! Purchased on Amazon for $229
Sale price: $75

Shark cordless mini vacuum like new!
Sale price: $25

Really nice white shag rug. Very pretty in person with thick fibers but lightweight. Floor pad included.
Measurements: 58”W x 100”L
Sale price: $40

ZVOX AccuVoice Dialogue Enhancing TV Speaker. Brand new in box.
Can’t hear voices on television? AccuVoice TV speakers use hearing aid technology for clear dialogue. Great for the hearing impaired!
Purchased from ZVOX for $299
Sale price: $100

Can only post 8 pictures here on GringoPost so email me if you want more!

Looking forward to seeing all my valued repeat and new customers!

And, of course, I will have my trusted guys on hand to help you load and deliver your items for a minuscule fee!

Also, I am obtaining more items every day, so email me if you are looking for something in particular!

Happy shopping!

Debra Lynn: .

City: Cuenca

Obtaining more items every day here at Red Tag Moving Sales

Hi everyone! I have been doing estate/moving sales here in Cuenca for the past 7 years.

I usually do the sales from people’s homes that are leaving Cuenca but this year just due to so many requests from people that are leaving but don’t have enough items to have a sale, per se, I have started selling items individually! Boy-oh-boy is business booming! For example, I am picking up two televisions, a double door beautiful refrigerator, gas tanks, tables, a set of custom-made down feather stuffed loungers, a lovely sofa, etc. on Monday from a couple that moving to the coast.

I will be posting these items at a future date and will also incorporate items into my future estate sales.

So… if you are ever looking for anything in particular, want to sell some of your things or all of your things just shoot me an email.

Thank you for all your tremendous support for me these past 8 years and happy shopping,

Debra Lynn: .

City: Cuenca

Monk fruit

Dear friends of Gramm, we share with you some information about monk fruit:

The monk fruit in addition to its calorie-free sweetening potential, monk fruit extract helps lower cholesterol, triglycerides, and blood sugar, improves liver function, and reduces symptoms of certain allergies and asthma.

Here we have some of the benefits of monk fruit:

* Helps fight infections as it contains anti-inflammatory properties that inhibit the growth of bacteria, helping to prevent sore throats and coughs.
* It can help reduce the risk of diabetes, helps lower glucose levels and increase insulin secretion.
* Helps reduce inflammation due to its anti-inflammatory effects, which contributes to the prevention of diseases
* It can help fight fatigue and increase the body’s energy naturally.
* It is an alternative to other types of sugar and helps overweight people lower their total caloric intake while fighting sugar cravings.


Sketchers (ladies) size 10, new

Purchased from Sketchers store in London. Slightly big on me.
Tag says 26.5 cm

Will send pictures via WhatsApp.

Brigitte: 097 899 7922.

City: Cuenca

Dog food: freeze dried Grandma Lucy’s chicken recipe

Grandma Lucy’s artisan freeze-dried dog food for all life stages. Natural, freeze dried no preservatives no grain. Just add water. Made in the USA. We are selling 2, 3 lb bags. Each bag makes 15 lbs of fresh food.
We are returning to the States and have 2 extra bags. $20 each

Call or WhatsApp Rick at 096 779 5812

Rick Crook: 096 779 5812.

City: Cuenca

Dog step up/bench custom made all wood.

Custom made high end wooden dog step. 9” high, 18” x 18”. It has a high-quality carpet on the top. Dark brown wood with beige carpet color. Call me for photos.

This item must be picked up on Saturday, October 1. We are leaving the country so it must be picked up only on Saturday the 1st. Our dog needs it until then. Thanks for understanding. $25

Rick: 096 779 5812.

City: Cuenca

Trek Marlin 7 2021 bike

Frame: Alpha Silver Aluminum, chainstay disc brake mount, 135x5mm QR
Size: M
Fork: RockShox Judy, coil spring, 100mm travel.
Rim: Bontrager Connection, double-wall, 29″.
Tire: Bontrager XR2 Comp, 30 tpi, 29×2.20″.
Transmsión: Shimano Deore M4100.
Crank: FSA Alpha Drive 175mm, 28T steel ring.
Cassette: Shimano Deore M4100, 11-46, 10 speed.
Shifter: Shimano Deore M4100, 10 speed
Rear derailleur: Shimano Deore M5120.
Chain: KMC X10.
Brake: Disco, Shimano MT200 hidráulico.

Price: $750

Gaby Sarmiento: 099 593 3974.

City: Cuenca

Two tables of wood and iron

I am selling these two beautiful coffee-colored solid wood and iron tables with matt lacquer, very nice, the cost for both is $360. They make a perfect match for rooms or desks that are new. shipping to your home is free

Manuel: 096 273 9781.

City: Cuenca

High-density round foam roller for exercise, massage, muscle recovery

High-density round foam roller for exercise, massage, muscle recovery.
A foam roller is a lightweight foam cylinder to self-administer deep tissue massage, releases muscle knots, relieves inflammation, improves overall comfort, increases range of motion, flexibility, and mobility while boosting circulation and lymphatic flow (

Purchased for $33, but never used. I can send a photo if you like. Price: $23

Purchased in Ecuador but similar to the one below:

Maureen: WhatsApp: 593 96 711 7397.

City: Cuenca

Yamaha electric drum set, custom dog kennel, Ivation Ozone air purifier

Various items for sale:

Yahama DTX400k electronic drum set with stool and drumsticks – $650

Custom dog crate/kennel 28”H x 24”W x 39.5”L – $150

Ivation ozone air purifier and ozone generator ionizer – $50

Thermal spa elite double depilatory wax warmer model #TH-49122 with wax and application sticks – $50

Crumpler the Karachi outpost camera backpack (oatmeal/dark brown) – $100

Hamilton Beach 45 cup coffee maker – $25


Professional career 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

Pet store, Pet-Tiere.

Pet store, Pet-Tiere
Pet-Tiere is a brand of accessories and services for pets that has a store and offers home delivery service.

Services, accessories and food for your pet (dog and cat).
Food brands such as:

-Royal Canin
-Pro Pac
-Happy Dog
-Formula Natural
-Taste of the Wild

…among others.

American brands in accessories, flea control, shampoos, vitamins, cat litter, cat litter box, among others.

Edificio La Cuadra 2 Altos Zona Rosa, C. Jose Astudillo Regalado, Cuenca 010105

Pablo Guevara
098 995 6985

Monica Gonzaga, relocation consultant services in Ecuador

Monica Gonzaga services is the best option to get your visas in Ecuador and many other services that you need it in Ecuador.

What is the difference between lawyers and Monica’s services?

I can really get done with the chore you assigned to me. That’s the best and the most important difference. Stop throwing your money; come with the real professional team. We really work for you.

Cases we have taken and solved:


US veterans in Ecuador regarding veteran’s exploratory meeting

US veterans in Ecuador regarding veteran’s hospital exploratory meeting

Danilo D. Bryan, US Veterans Service Officer

We are looking for US Veterans in Ecuador for a meeting with US Service Officer about opening a Veterans Hospital in Cuenca…

If you are a US Veterans or spouse of a US Veteran…please contact us for information on the date and place of meeting which also be a lunch at Mansion Alcazar…between October 2nd – October 5th 2022…

Danilo D. Bryan,
U.S. Veterans Service Officer
WhatsApp # +57 322 617 0689

Martin Avila ( Logistic Assistance)
WhatsApp # 099 524 6166

October 2nd-5th

Martin Avila

099 259 0745

Killa Raymi Celebration Nabon

• Killa Raymi Celebration brings forth the strength of our ethnic groups of the Andes and the three communities. Within this parameter, one of the challenges we have is the defense of water and the protection of our water sources.

• The Killa Raymi, one of the four great celebrations of the native peoples of Ecuador, in gratitude to mother earth. It was carried out through a ritual ceremony, native dances, Andean music, craft fair, pampamesa, among other manifestations.


Best Ecuador Homes is here with houses, lands and apartments for you

Are you planning to sell or rent your property? We have the experience to help you in all those areas. We can advise you in many ways so that you can get the best deal with the best client possible.

The service provided by our company goes hand in hand with excellence and experience in the real estate and home business. What characterizes us is a responsible and serious service with the sincere intention of fulfilling what you are looking for. If you want to buy a house or start your own project buying land, we are here to help you.


Delicious Mexican Food? Always at Santa Cruz Restaurant

Santacruz loves giving their customers the best service and food combined with a great place to eat. Colorful and bright, bringing that joy that cruises barriers. Check what we offer and don’t lose this experience!

Taco Tuesday 10 x 10 (Ten tacos for 10 bucks)
2X1 Martinis
3X2 Beer
2X1 Blue Margaritas every day!
Get to know our menu:



Parlez vous Francais? French door-to-door lessons

Ready to play and learn French? Master la langue de l’amour et de la politesse with a certified C1 local teacher. Because learning French doesn’t have to be boring…It all comes naturally when you have fun. If you feel this is the sort of learning in which you could fit in, feel free to reach me out.

Best wishes. A bientôt en classe! 😉

Wpp: 099 255 4063
Call after 8 AM

Cuenca, Ecuador

Juan Carlos

Artex – bottom door seals for outdoor and indoor

If you have a gap under your door, we have these door sweeps or door seals available.

“The fabric sleeve holds the foam cylinder on both sides of the door. When the door is moved, they easily glide over all types of floor surfaces”

Outdoor: $8
Indoor: $6

Picture available at our FanPage:

Available in dark brown and black

Alfonso Moreno Mora 1-111 y Av. Solano


099 262 8174

Limited free comedy theater tickets still available for Sept 24 and 25

Join with us in celebrating the return of live Cuenca theater and our full 2022-2023 season.

Azuay Community Theater is back with a side-splitting Broadway comedy.

Grab your friends and come see ‘It Had to Be You,’ A comedy in two acts by Renêe Taylor and Joseph Bologna

Free tickets still available for Saturday Sept 24 and Sunday Sept 25 at …….or email with your full name, performance date requested and number of tickets (limit 2 free tickets)


Artist looking for art collectors

Hello everyone, My name is Catalina Carrasco. I’m looking for art collectors in Cuenca and surrounding.

I’m offering special prices for my art work. I need to sell all, or most of my remaining pieces. Most of them canvases and some inks and watercolors.

This is my website:
This is my WhatsApp number: 099 214 9751

I’ll be very happy and thankful if you support me in this art sale because the economic emergency is to have my next exhibition this November 1st. At Salon del Pueblo (Casa de la Cultura) as representing Cuenca’s artists.

So thankful,

Catalina Carrasco

099 214 9751

Online “Natural Garden Care, Weeds and Pests Workshop”

Sign up for the first Workshop developed by Nativa Energy on Garden Care, Weeds and Pests.

This Online Workshop will last 1 ½ hours and will be held on two dates:
September 28th and October 1st., 2022 (the same online workshop) so you don’t miss it.

For more information and price please enter the following link. It is necessary to fill out the form to participate in this workshop.

We look forward to your participation.

* Limited spaces for each workshop *


098 004 1418

Benefits of IV vitamin therapy

Are you looking for a way to boost your energy and immune system?

Your immune system is something that goes unnoticed when it is performing at its best! Our immune systems protect us from biological, bacterial, and viral invaders that try to wreak havoc on our internal systems.

IV Vitamin Therapy has numerous benefits, including boosting your energy levels, helping your immune system operate efficiently, and a quick way to consume high levels of vitamins your body needs.

With IV Vitamin Therapy, you can experience an increased sense of wellness. Wellness includes not just your physical health but your mental health as well.


Massage therapy – relax, heal and rejuvenate- 90 minutes session

Massage is generally considered part of integrative medicine. It’s increasingly being offered along with standard treatment for a wide range of medical conditions and situations.

Massage benefits can include:

• Reducing stress and increasing relaxation
• Reducing pain and muscle soreness, and tension
• Improving circulation, energy and alertness
• Lowering heart rate and blood pressure
• Improving immune function


Professional and proficient nursing services

Who needs nursing services at home?

• Patients who return home after surgery, needing care, supervision and assistance
• Patients who are undergoing complicated treatment that requires the use of medical equipment and/or medication monitoring

I take care of people of all ages, from infants to seniors. I work with your doctor and family to develop customized care plans so you can regain your health in the comfort of your home.



Carpentry, wood, melamine and iron

– I manufacture furniture in wood, melamine, dining rooms, tables, chairs, closets, beds, different pieces. pieces with iron.

I have good recommendations in case you need.

Facebook and Instagram page:

Avenida de las Américas Edificio Alta Vista


Private Spanish lessons

Personalized, private, face-to-face Spanish lessons in the city of Cuenca. Native speaker, with a degree in foreign languages. I speak English fluently, and also German.

Gran Colombia – Cuenca

Juan Carlos

Tonight: Son Autana + Madai Dugarte: Flamenco and much more

Saturday, 7 PM, 24th of September
We are proud to present great musicians, Son Autana and Madai Dugarte for a special night of Flamenco and so much more…
Mariangel Munday and Hector Hernandez of Son Autana with Percussionist Madai Dugarte.

$10 cover* *includes a drink of your choice.
Don’t miss this powerful performance!

WhatsApp 096 322 3377
Great music, delicious food, romantic atmosphere!

Saturday 7 PM, 24th 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

Sunday delivery special: Juicy pan-seared pork tenderloin medallions!

Sunday delivery special: Juicy pan-seared pork tenderloin medallions
Mother and Son Family kitchen makes your Sunday very special at your home.
Order via WhatsApp 096 322 3377 for Sunday Delivery

Juicy pan-seared pork tenderloin medallions $12
with mushroom gravy served with mashed potatoes, roasted Brussels sprouts, and honey-glazed carrots.


Zarza Brewing, Super Saturday: 3×2 in pints

Today Saturday enjoy our expansive beer garden with pay for 2 receive 3 pints all day starting at noon.

Have you tried our new Bavarian Lager (Munich Dunkel)? Now’s your chance!

Saturday, Remigio Tamariz between Alfonso Borrero and Lorenzo Piedra


Gran Feria at Sisa Bowl Restaurant

Come join us!
Gran Feria, September 24, 10 AM-1 PM
21 unique vendors.

And don’t forget to join us for some delicious food including our signature Sisa Bowls.

Simply pick your protein
A selection of Fresh Vegetables
Served on Rice or Rice Noodles
And your choice from our 12 homemade sauces.


Jazz Brunch

Join us, this Saturday, from 10 AM to 1:30 PM for a special brunch. Esteban Encalada Jazz Quartet will be with us and we are very excited to have them back.

We stopped our breakfast/brunch service a while back and we cannot be more excited to bring back some incredible dishes in a once-a-month kind of event. We’ll have omelets, French toast, sandwiches, burgers and more. Come have a great time and an incredible brunch while enjoying jazz music by one of the finest jazz bands in Cuenca.

Join us.
Book by calling 099 806 8071.

We are located at Mariscal Lamar and Luis Pauta.

September 24th, from 10 AM to 1:30 PM, $3, Mariscal Lamar 22-23 y Luis Pauta, Cuenca.

Andres: 099 806 8071

Completing our Anniversary Sale – La Mia Mascota Pet Shop

This weekend we have special events for you as we conclude our celebration of 12 years of serving our 4-footed and 2-footed clients. We are having “activations” in our Las Americas local and in our Challuabamba location. There will be gifts, premiums and product demonstrations with some free samples.

If you purchase an item being demonstrated, you will receive an additional gift. If you purchase $25 worth of product today or tomorrow, you will receive an entry to our raffle, which will be held on Monday, September 26th on our Instagram site. Prizes will include discount coupons for purchases as well as food items.


This weekend at Pájaro y Bestia

FYI – sold out of ribs on both Friday and Saturday last week. Please order early.

For Friday:

” Pork Spare Ribs
* Apple-Oink Sandwich
* KISS pork belly sandwich
* Beef Ribs (very limited supply)
* Potato Salad
* Mac & Cheese (sells out most days)
* Pig Beach Legendary Beans (new recipe)


Bacon is the answer (I forgot the question!)

Hola, and happy weekend. Your wonderful, fabulous home of smoky goodness and all great accoutrements is fully stocked – well almost – we are a bit short on that masthead: Bacon! Yes, y’all love bacon, which warms our hearts so much we got down to our last pack. But don’t worry; Monday, bacon is back! But to be sure… send us a message and we will reserve your bacon and give you some yapa as well!


La Mia Goat Cheese at Gran Feria Sisa

Today, Saturday, from 10 AM-1 PM, we will be at Sisa Bowl next to the broken bridge. We will have all of our products available to sample. Stop by and see all of the great vendors and products

9-24 Saturday 10-1, Next to the Broken Bridge

Craig Carothers: 099 128 0415

Sisa Bowl Gran Feria

Sisa Bowl Gran Feria

Come join us!
Gran Feria, SaturdaySeptember24, 10 AM-1 PM
21 unique vendors.

And don’t forget to join us for some delicious food including our Signature Sisa Bowls.

Simply pick your protein
A selection of Fresh Vegetables
Served on Rice or Rice Noodles
And your choice from our 12 homemade sauces.

Hungry for a burger? Try our signature Bacon Blaster Topped with your choice of Smoked Provolone, Smoked Gouda, Gouda, Pesto or Cheddar.
With your choice of Regular or Sweet Potato Fries.

Wings and Fries.
With your choice of our 12 homemade sauces.

Don’t forget to try our homemade Ice cream and our Craft Chocolate made from heirloom Cacao sourced from all over Ecuador.

Wednesday to Sunday Noon-7 PM, Paseo 3 Noviembre. 10 meters east of The Broken Bridge

Sisa: 099 430 6408

Flower arranging workshop in Samborondón

Looking for fun activities in Guayaquil area (Samborondón)? We invite you to an incredible floral workshop dictated by Taylor Skye Flowers in conjunction with L’Occitane where you will learn how to make a beautiful decoration with amazing preserved flowers while enjoying tea and amazing L´Occitane scents.

Date: Wednesday, September 28
Place: Samborondón – Taylor Skye Flowers – Village Plaza local 104
Time: Choose your schedule 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM or 6 to 8 PM
Price: $50 includes materials
Contact us to reserve your spot at 099 106 2905!
or by entering the following link

September 28th from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM or 6 to 8 PM, $50, Village Plaza, Av. Samborondón KM 1, Samborondón 092301, Guayaquil.

Gina Ambrosi: 099 106 2905

Breathe with Shambhala Sunday

– Just Breathe. Attention to the breath is a sort of bridge that connects the mind to the body. ~Thich Nhat Hahn

The Shambhala Meditation Group of Cuenca is thrilled to welcome the public to our regular programming live and online via Zoom. *We follow local health guidelines.

Our regular programming includes


Looking for an English-based Christian Fellowship?

Join us this Sunday at the International Christian Community and enjoy singing traditional hymns and hearing the Word. We are a mission of love church dedicated to responding to the Christ by being servants of His Love in our community. With the vast needs in Cuenca, we need all the help we can get, so please come help where you can. See you this Sunday!

Sunday, September 25, from 11 AM to 12:30 PM, free, Nicanor Aguilar and Solano (next to Medical Tower 4), Cuenca.

Phil Kennemer:

QiGong this Saturday – Parque de La Madre – no cost

All levels and ages are welcome to join us for a Qigong class in the park this Saturday, for no cost.

QiGong is a very simple practice, cultivated for the purpose of enhancing health through the body, mind and spirit. Come and try it out and see for yourself.

Classes are every other Saturday in the park, and will be held in English and or Spanish depending on the participants.