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Rental Car Scams Abroad

How To Avoid a Common Rental Car Scam

We're not brave enough to drive in foreign countries, which has helped us avoid a common rental car scam that our viewers often complain about in the comments. These rental car scams occur throughout Latin America, including Ecuador and Mexico. If you're not careful, you could end up paying hundreds or thousands of dollars in extra fees, but scams aren't the only issues you might face by driving in a foreign country. 
Traveling to Ecuador from the United States

How To Travel to Ecuador from the United States

Ecuador is more comfortable and more affordable than ever, and traveling to Ecuador from the USA is easier than ever. In this article, you're going to learn about several of the options at your disposal for getting to Ecuador, and how to get around once you're here.
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Cotacachi Ecuador vs Ajijic Mexico (Pros & Cons)

Are you considering a move to Mexico or Ecuador and wondering which expat destination to choose? Both countries have plenty of options, but two towns that stand out are Ajijic in Mexico and Cotacachi in Ecuador. These two picturesque mountain towns have a lot in common, but also some unique features that may sway your decision. In this article, we'll compare the pros and cons of living in each town.

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About Amelia And JP

We’re Amelia And JP. In 2017, we sold everything we owned, moved to Ecuador with our two dogs, and launched a YouTube Channel to document this crazy adventure.

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