Retirement in Ecuador

Retirement in Ecuador

PLEASE ACCEPT OUR WARMEST Bienvenido / Welcome to come and Live or Retire in Ecuador!

Cuenca Expat Retirees 

If you are considering a life of work or retirement in Cuenca, or elsewhere in Ecuador, and are looking for an informational site that can assist you in making your decision(s), we are happy to present a comprehensive array of resources (see tabs & links), including TOP NOTCH REFERRALS (such as Cuenca Residency Attorney) and multiple resources for you to investigate and take action on making your dreams a reality (such as Health Care in Ecuador)!  

Guayaquil Airport Taxi Service OR Cuenca Airport Taxi Service can also be easily arranged and booked ahead of time for Yours, Your Family's or Your Travel Group's Arrival to Guayaquil International Airport (Guayaquil is by far the best International Airport in Ecuador to fly into if your final destination is Cuenca).

Are you a potential expat, thinking about making a living or retiring in Ecuador, where you will finally be able to realize your dreams of a worry-free life and have the time to give back to your community?

In her series of articles entitled Making a DifferenceLorell Stewart, a long-time Cuenca resident and host of the successful Spanish Immersion Homestay Program will introduce you to many like-minded North Americans, Europeans and Ecuadorians who will amaze and inspire you! 

Some folks are highly visible, contributing ideas and opportunities on a broad scale, while others are quietly engaged in helping in more singular ways.  If you can imagine it, you too can make it happen!

Read about other expats in Cuenca Making a Difference HERE

If you are looking for an Apartment or House RENTAL in Cuenca, Ecuador we can help you find exactly what you are looking for by filling out the Submit RENTAL Inquiry Form by clicking the link. We are available Monday through Saturday, and will usually respond to you within 24 hours.  An excellent Cuenca Real Estate Lawyer - Cuenca Real Estate Attorney is also a wise idea if you are looking into Buying Property in Ecuador or Buying Real Estate in Ecuador 

Ecuador has also become increasingly popular with singles of all ages going solo, plus, Ecuador is also seeing an increasingly large number of families with school aged children making the move to enjoy a high quality of life in South America while raising their kids and treating their families to one of the finest mixtures of cultures and memorable real world experiences that this world has to offer a modern family. 

So, whether you are looking for Cuenca Ecuador Dating - Ecuador Expat Datingor instead you are more interested in finding a top of the line private school for your children such as the internationally famed Colegio Alemán Stiehle Cuenca Ecuadorthe country of Ecuador has what it takes to get both you and your goals taken good care of! 

But Where is Ecuador?

Ecuador is located in South America and is bordered by Columbia and Peru.  The equator passes through the city of Quito

Ecuador Facts

  • Population: About 15.74 million
  • Climate:  Ecuador is known for its micro climates, learn more here.
  • Major airports with U.S. flights: Quito, Cuenca and Guayaquil. Complete list of airports in Ecuador.
  • Nearest U.S. consulate: Quito and Guayaquil

Ecuador still remains in the top ten best places to retire to.  After being the number one spot to retire to for several years Ecuador has slipped into second place after Panama by a whisker.

Cuenca remains to be a place for retirees to relocate to with having over 8,000 expats.  But besides Cuenca, more people are also relocating to other beautiful areas of Ecuador, as Retirement Cuenca Ecuador Cost of Living compared to the US or Canada is truly just a small fraction to have a standard of living in Ecuador fit for luxury in relation to the US or Canada. And, it is VERY COMMON for Shipping Containers to Cuenca OR Shipping Containers to Ecuador of your Household Goods to any city or town in Ecuador that you wish to make your new Ecuador home.

The best part of checking out this beautiful but small diverse country is that you have a choice of where you may like to live, from the mountains to the coast or you may like a more tropical location.

Whatever your final choice make sure you do take the time to research and spend time experiencing the country first hand.  It may not always be what you want it to be and for some it is quite a "Culture Shock" which they may not be prepared for.

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