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Thursday, March 5, 2015

Social life for English speaking tourists and expats in Quito. March 2015.

You are newbie in Quito and would like some info and company. Where to look?

Sign up for InterNations Quito forum. http://www.internations.org/start
You'll find wealth of info there, this forum is polite and civilized, probably because people sign up with their real names. Once per month InterNations ambassadors organize "Get Together" parties, usually in one of the best Quito's bars and restaurants. 

Check out South American Explorers Quito Clubhouse. From their website
The Quito Clubhouse is resource, a refuge and residence for travelers and members (You can join SAE once at the clubhouse).
The clubhouse is especially nice, having once been an Ecuadorian home of a large family. The club hosts expat/social events monthly and two day hikes during the month. There are overnight hikes also.

Meetups this week(March 1st - 7th)  with: Foot-printers, Logísticos, Cotacachi Socializers, and others
Quito walking tours meetup.
A relaxed 2.5 - 3 hrs walk through Quito's beautiful historical district. Learn about the origins of Quito, its famous streets, plazas and hear some interesting stories in an easy-going manner with a friendly Irish tour guide. Visit 5 of the 7 wonders of this impressive city and finish up by lunching with your group and guide!!
When?: Every day(Mon-Fri) Mondays(09:30am)Tuesday-Friday(10:00am). Meeting point: Plaza San Blas(Calle Caldas & Pichincha). Duration: 2.5 - 3 hours(depending on the group!!) Charge: It's a free tour, but of course if you liked it or feel i did a good job, tips much appreciated!!

Ex-Pats living in Quito.
Advent-Saint Nicholas Sunday Service, Sunday, March 8th.

A progressive, English-language congregation that meets every Sunday at 9:00 AM to sing and worship, followed by a community social with coffee and pastries. All are welcome.

Cotacachi Social Club.
Zumba classes on Wed, March 4th and Saturday March 7th.
A place for newcomers and locals in Cotacachi to meet up for activities and social events. Such as volunteering, hiking, learning Spanish or English, board games, coffee, dining , excursions and so many other ideas. There are always new people to meet and friendly familiar faces. Feel free to suggest any event. We look forward to welcoming you on board!




Rental in Quito, for tourists and expats.
We have a 2 bedroom, 1 bath totally remodeled
Colonial Quito, furnished apartment for rent.
Anti-noise windows in both bedrooms
For booking, pictures and more info