Cuenca has been named the number one retirement haven in the world in for several years now. 2016 has seen it again being named by esteemed "Internations" expat site as the #2 "Best Retirement Paradise" for Expats from all over the world. In January, 2015 it was reported that over 8,000 expats now live in Cuenca, Ecuador, although other sources say it is even higher than that!
In Cuenca you not only enjoy beautiful weather, spectacular mountain views, modern conveniences and an abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables your wallet will be very pleased with the prices.
Cuenca also offers great cultural activities. Over the past few years Cuenca, Ecuador has become increasingly popular with those who are looking at retiring. Simply because in Cuenca you can afford to live a comfortable lifestyle. Prices have risen as more expats relocate to Cuenca, but they are still affordable. Gone are the days where it was advertised that you could live on $600 per month. Realistically a couple could live a very comfortable life on around $1300 per month. It really depends on your lifestyle.
This website provides lots of ongoing information about relocating to Ecuador. Hopefully you will enjoy reading through the many articles by expats and also other information gathered on an ongoing basis that hopefully will help you the expat who is thinking of relocating to Cuenca, Ecuador.