The End Of The First Chapter July 22nd 2011 Why the long wait, you ask? Certainly, some irritatingly persistent internet issues and a stretch of pure laziness had something to do with it. But, in a sign that we may be becoming more well-balanced, the narcissism necessary for a constant chronicling everyday life seems to have taken a vacation.
It's not that we haven't done anything fun in the past month. As June turned to July ... read more
South America » Ecuador » South » Cuenca The "Republic of the Equator" was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Colombia and Venezuela). Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors. A b... ... read more
Why pack up and move to Ecuador? Why not? As we try to make our way in South America, we'll be chronicling our successes and failures, our attempts to learn the culture and the language, and our experiences as strangers in a strange land. Sure, they'll be some traveling as well, but mostly we'll be figuring out Cuenca as best we can. Join us on our adventure.
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