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Brand new Garmin GPS, never used,
purchased price $500., asking $380.
Please CALL for questions or interest.
Diane

Name: Diane Ferchel
Phone: 07 4031183
Email: fercheld@yahoo.com

Daytrip to the ruins of Ingapirca

Event date: Mar. Monday 27

Our guided tour to the largest Inca ruins in Ecuador starts in the morning from Cuenca. On our way there, we will visit the Santuario de la Virgen del Rocio in the quiet village of Biblián and on Sundays you will have the possibility to go to the Cañari market. In Ingapirca your guide will show you around this fascinating complex of ruins, whose stone structures surround the prominent circular sun temple. After exploring the archeological site and the surroundings to your heart’s content, you will enjoy a tasty lunch.

Name: Arutam Ecotours
Email: info@arutamecotours.com

Beautiful apartments for rent-Residential area

Two brand-new apartments with 2 bedrooms (each one with bathroom), living and dining room, one extra bathroom, kitchen, laundry area, individual parking lot and a beautiful view of the city.

-Apartment with a big open terrace area: $550
-Apartment without terrace area: $400

These apartments are located in a safe and quiet building with elevator. The location is great just a few blocks from Pizza Hut (Av. Remigio Crespo) in a residential area.

Monthly aliquota: $100

Unfurnished, $400, not negotiable. Pets are allowed

Address: Av. Federico Proaño y Honorato Loyola, Cuenca.
Google map: goo.gl/maps/3PtWkxQS59A2
I am a friend of the owner, Paula Flores: paulafloresff@gmail.com

Name: Paula Flores
Phone: 0987514769
Email: paulafloresff@gmail.com

Lago Molino Restaurant– Gourmet Ecuadorian Food & Mojito Special!

If you haven’t been out to Lago Molino Restaurant yet, this weekend might be a good weekend to come visit! Lago Molino is located in Tarqui…a short drive south of Cuenca, only 6 miles or a 10 minute car or cab ride.

You can’t miss this beautiful restaurant located in a large terraced house surrounded by nature. Enjoy a weekend lunch from a menu featuring flavorful Ecuadorian Andean food. Our large deck, overlooking a gorgeous lake, offers a perfect place to enjoy an afternoon having gourmet food and drinks with family and friends.

This weekend, come out with a party of 4 or more, and enjoy FREE mojitos!

Lago Molino is open Saturdays and Sundays, from noon to 5pm. For more information, or to make a reservation please contact us at 098-722-8943.

Address: Located off the Panamericana at Kilometer 9 in Tarqui.

Name: Lago Molino Restaurante
Email: info@nomapublicidad.com

Help For Future Expats

Hello,

My name is Richard. I have lived in Cuenca for almost 4 years. If you are considering moving to Cuenca, I am here to help you avoid making the mistakes I made. I do not charge for my assistance, but rather want to help you get the right information regarding obtaining your Visa and Cedula, cost of living, healthcare, housing and any other questions you may have. You can contact me at foreverecuador@yahoo.com or preferably call me on my MagicJack at 310-742-4618

Name: Richard
Phone: 1-310-742-4618
Email: foreverecuador@yahoo.com

Sakura Restaurant — Corona Beer Special!

Sakura Restaurant, located in the heart of Cuenca, not only has the best sushi in town, but also continues to offer some great specials throughout the week!

This week stop in Monday through Saturday and enjoy 4 Coronas for the price of 3! Fresh sushi and cold beer…sounds like a great place to meet friends for lunch or dinner!

Sakura Restaurant is located at Manual Maria Palacios 1-21 and Remigio Crespo. Hours of operation are Monday through Saturday 12:00pm to 3:00pm and 6:00pm to 10:00pm. Phone number is 099-787-8778. Hope to see you this weekend!

Name: Sakura Restaurant
Phone: 099-787-8778
Email: info@nomapublicidad.com

Name: Sakura Restaurant
Email: info@nomapublicidad.com

English/Spanish Speaking Facilitator

My name is Isabel Mosquera. I am an Ecuadorian, but I lived in Canada for many years and speak English. I have been a Facilitator for 4 years. I have assisted dozens of Expats in obtaining their Visas, Cedulas, Translations, Health Insurance, housing and much more. All services are offered as a package price or individually. It’s your choice. I own a car, so transportation is always included at no extra charge. I have always gotten my clients their Visas, even under the most difficult of circumstances, such as unreadable fingerprints for FBI reports. I offer free consultations, either by telephone, email or in person. I am at the Immigration office on a very regular basis, so I am knowledgeable about the new Immigration Law and am happy to share my knowledge with you. I will be happy to provide you with references. Please feel free to contact me at isabelmmosquera@hotmail.com, on my MagicJack at 647-955-3262 or my cell phone at 099-960-3663.
I look forward to serving you

Name: Isabel
Phone: 099-960-3663
Email: isabelmmosquera@hotmail.com

Super Tasty! Smooth Peanut Butter at the Ambrosia Store

Missing peanut butter? We offer delicious, creamy Peanut Butter made with the best Ecuadorian ingredients. Also, we offer: coconut oil, apple cider vinegar, organic products, roasted coffee, dark chocolate, sour dough bread, spices, shrubs and more great products made in Ecuador with rich ingredients, great aromas and flavors that will delight your senses.

Name: Gina
Phone: 593987289146
Email: ambrosia.ecuador@gmail.com

Matthew Hart Live!

Event date: Mar. Saturday 25

Matthew Hart live at Charlie’s Bar & Grill
Come and join us for a night of fun with good drinks and food.
Saturday March 25th at 7:30pm
Cover $2.00

Paseo 3 de Noviembre y Escalinata Juana de Oro

Name: Charles Kettering
Email: charliesbar_ec@outlook.com

Garage Sale in El Centro

Garage Sale in Centro on Friday

Friday March 24th from 1 pm – 3 pm. No early birds please.
SkyFit on Sucre – 7 – 70 y Luis Cordero, across from Teatro Sucre

Gregory Lassen Expedition Back Pack, Heavy duty hiking boots can fit crampons size 42, Unisex fleece lined, wind/water resistant jacket, Women’s clothing, Antique candle sticks, Cosmetic bags, Small kitchen items, baskets, Leather multi pocket purse Panasonic phone/fax, Many misc. items.

Sky Rajewski: skyfit@gmail.com .

Name: Sky Rajewski
Phone: 0998660379
Email: skyfit@gmail.com

Canon BJC-85 Color Bubble Jet Printer

This is a brand new color portable printer for sale. New can run for $350 in the U.S. This is geared for travelling. One of the smallest and convenient printers on the go. I am including about 15-20 ink cartridges as well. Bought new in the U.S. but I have never used it.(Only to test). Includes drivers and connections to computer. $200

Name: Cynthia Connll
Phone: +593986006220
Email: cconnell13@yahoo.com

2009 SZ Grand Vitara -Automatic V6

Great Mint Condition, low Miles, Leather Interior
$19,800 – By Appointment Only – Primero De Mayo n Las Americas
David 099 616 5206 or Sabrina 096 013 5117
dgbssb@gmail.com

Name: Sabrina Bushnell
Phone: 096 013 5117 or 099 616 5206
Email: sabrina.investindr168@gmail.com

PMP® Certification Training in Valletta | Skopoz.com

Event date: Apr. Thursday 06

Upgrade your knowledge with the Skopoz PMP® Training in Valletta. PMP® course is universally perceived proficient training offered by the Project Management Institute.

Name: skopoz
Phone: 2037695939
Email: skopoz2015@gmail.com

A Tribute to Mana

Event date: Mar. Wednesday 22

D’ Roxas, The Dimante Award Winner 2016, and one of only two Bose Corp Rising Artists in Ecuador pays tribute to Mana, the great Mexican band.

Two weeks ago he performed a similar show for over 500 fans. This guy is the real deal!!

Show starts at 7:30. No Cover

Name: Tom
Phone: 099 390 0879
Email: bbbcuenca@gmail.com

Concert: Rod Barthet

Event date: Mar. Thursday 23

THURSDAY, MARCH 23RD – 8:00 pm
Teatro Pumapungo – Calle Larga y Av. Huayna Capac (Cuenca)
Free entrance

For the first time in Cuenca, Rod Barthet will share with us his music influenced by blues, rock, pop and soul.
Rod Barthet was 20 when he decided to become a profesional musician : in 1991, he travelled for the first time to San Francisco and played with Tommy Castro, Johnny Nitro, Harvey Mandel (Canned Heat), Ron Thompson and Jim Guyett (bassist of John Lee Hooker). When he heard about Rod Barhet and listened to his music, John Lee Hooker invited the French young man to open his show.
In 1995, Rod Barthet came back to San Francisco with his band, “The Shotgun’s”, to record his first album “Mr Alligator” at the Alpha & Omega Studios. At the time, he’s also the guest of Roy Rogers, Joe Louis Walker, Jimmy Johnson, Bo Diddley, Wilson Picket, Alvin Lee and Mick Taylor.
He released his second album “Changer l’horizon” in 1998. The same year, he met Boris Bergman, which lead them to arrange together 8 songs of Barthet’s next record “Au bout d’ma ligne”.
Rod Barthet’s new LP, “Les filles à l’écoute”, has been presented in Europe and will be now displayed in South America.

Name: Tania Reyes
Email: cultura@afcuenca.org.ec

Visit the Artisan Villages

Event date: Mar. Sunday 26

Our tour to the charming Artisan Villages starts at the Arutam Ecotours office at 9 am. First we will stop in the small town of San Bartolomé, where you can observe the process of making guitars. Then, we will visit Chordeleg, which is famous for its traditionally-made jewelry of fine gold and silver, where you can stroll along the main road and plaza and visit the many jewelry shops. Afterwards, we will visit a silversmith and you can watch him creating this fine jewelry art work. Before our last stop you’ll enjoy a delicious lunch. Then you pass Gualaceo to get to a weaving workshop. The weavers produce different products like scarves using a special “ikat technique” to pattern textiles. If you like, we can also stop at the Orchid Farm before going back to Cuenca

Name: Arutam Ecotours
Email: info@arutamecotours.com

A Tribute to The Doors at the Broken Bridge Bistro

Event date: Mar. Thursday 23

A Tribute to the Doors. D’Roxas,The Diamante Awards Winner 2016, as the Artista Revelacion (New Rising Artist). D’ Roxas regularly draws crowds of 500 and more when he performs. D’ Roxas is also one of only two Bose Corp Rising Artists in Ecuador. We are fortunate to have him on our stage as he pays tribute to one of the most influential bands of the 20th century. Break on through to the other side with the fabulous D’ Roxas. Show starts at 7:30. No Cover.

Name: Tom
Phone: 099 390 0879
Email: bbbcuenca@gmail.com

Roxy Returns for an Encore Performance at the Broken Bridge

Event date: Mar. Friday 24

Friday Roxy does an Encore Performance. If you missed Roxy’s premier on our stage last Saturday, you missed a piece of history. A Star was Born on that night. It was an extraordinary show by an extremely gifted talent. She returns to do an encore performance with several new songs for our enjoyment. The range of her voice is unbelievable as she sings Joplin, Etta James, Adelle, Creedence Clearwater, the Beatles, Nora Jones, Aretha Franklin, Tracy Chapman, and Aerosmith. See why she has such a huge fan base in such a very short time. Many people at last Saturday’s show have already reserved. This lady is the real thing. Show starts at 7:30. No Cover. Reservations strongly suggested.

Name: Tom
Phone: 099 390 0879
Email: bbbcuenca@gmail.com

ACT Auditions for “FLASH! The HOT Musical!”

Azuay Community Theater announces AUDITIONS for “FLASH! The HOT Musical!” about women of a “certain” age.
Directed by Deana Culp,

Performances June 23, 24, 25.
REHEARSALS May and June

AUDITIONS

WHEN: Friday, March 31, two sessions am and pm.

WHO: Four Women

Requirements:
—-ability to sing strong solo, in duet/trio/quartet and be able to improvise harmony to familiar tunes of the 60s and 70s; memorize 25 short songs
—-dance to choreographed routines while singing
—-interpret character in spoken dialogue
—-energy to have fun, be silly and sassy, bring characters to “lively” life

WHERE: contact Deana at dinca.50@gmail.com with your preferred audition time and to confirm audition location. You will also receive a song list and details to prepare for the audition.

CREW ALSO NEEDED for costumes, set, lights, sound, ticket sales, advertising, door.
Send Deana an email about your crew interest and dates for production meeting.

ABOUT THE PLAY: “FLASH! The HOT Musical!” a rollicking musical celebrating women on the edge of, in the middle of, or have survived The Change. Clever tongue in cheek lyrics from popular music of the baby boomer era bring a humorous look at cravings, hot flashes, memory loss, and more!

Name: Deena Culp
Phone: 0939991226
Email: dinca.50@gmail.com

Tapas & Sangria Night

Event date: Mar. Saturday 25

Our popular Spanish Night returns, with a BIGGER & BETTER menu of Spanish classics and delicious jugs of sangria!

You’ll enjoy six delicious tapas plates to share for just $9.50 per person. If you’d like to swap any out, you can change them for an extra portion of another dish.

– Tortilla española: the traditional Spanish potato omelette (v)

– Albóndigas: Spanish meatballs in a garlic, herb and tomato sauce

– Mejillones a la marinera: mussels cooked in tomato, white wine, garlic and herbs

– Pulpo a la gallega: a traditional Galician warm salad of octopus and boiled potato, sprinkled with paprika and drizzled in olive oil

– Huevos reventados: fried eggs on fresh toasted bread, sauteed vegetables and seasoned with pepper (v)

– Lasagna de berenjena: a layered dish of baked aubergine, cheese and basil (v)

Customers with an advanced booking can also enjoy jugs of our homemade sangria for just $10 (usually $14)!

Bookings are highly recommended as our Spanish nights can be popular. Reservations: 099-316-5176, info@elsaloncuenca.com or via private message. Tables can be booked any time after 4pm, last bookings 9pm.

El Salón, Luis Cordero 6-75 y Presidente Córdova, Centro Histórico, Cuenca.

Name: Xavier Espinosa
Phone: 0993165176
Email: info@elsaloncuenca.com