Expats who decide to live and/or retire in Ecuador are fond of opting for the beach life, but prospective travelers to the country should not forget its mountain locations. For those who can’t afford both (although many can thanks to Ecuador’s very affordable cost of living) there are three mountain areas worth reviewing: Cuenca, Cotacachi and Vilcabamba. Cuenca is the urban mountain location of choice with many amenities for those who don’t want to leave the city behind. Cotacachi is an artisan’s village in the Imabura province two hours north of Quito, and Vilcabamba boasts warmer weather and incredible views in country’s southern region. For more on this continue reading the following article from International Living.
Friends in Ecuador couldn’t decide between the mountains and the beach. So they chose both. Because Ecuador may be the most affordable expat haven ever, you can do that here. For $114,000 total, our friends bought two condos—one beachfront and one with a mountain view. And their monthly expenses are less than $900.
But if you’re sure you want a mountain view all the time,
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