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Well, the official word is you can’t…only “normal” household pets can be brought to Ecuador…BUT I’d check with a customs agent just to be sure…maybe your specific pet could still come down without problems… You can locate customs agents in their tiny offices around the airports in Quito and Guayaquil. Or you can ask your … Continue reading How Can I Bring My Exotic Pet to Ecuador?
Great question. Basically, to find a caretaker or someone to look after your home the idea is to find local real estate agents in the area. For many, their main business is actually property management, finding renters, etc… although they don’t advertise much that end of it… hope that helps, dom, Got a question? Contact … Continue reading How to Find a Caretaker for my Home in Ecuador?
OK, this one is now tricky compared to years past. Now, if you go to immigration and ask to extend your 90 day standard tourist visa…they’ll tell you you can’t! In fact, you can, but with the help of a knowledgable lawyer… who will proceed to get you the 9-II 6 month tourist visa. Or, … Continue reading How can I extend my tourist visa once in Ecuador?
Good question. One way available to some is have it delivered to a friend, then have that friend DHL it to your Ecuador address. If that’s not possible, you could go to one of the many small freight forwarding and customs agent offices surrounding the airport in Quito, or to a lesser extent in Cuenca. … Continue reading How Can I Receive my US Mail in Ecuador?