Ecuador celebrates The Day of the Death and Cuenca’s Independence

The remembrance of the dead and the celebration of the independence of Cuenca mobilizes thousands of Ecuadorians traveling to visit their dead relatives in cemeteries and to attend the celebrations of the third-most important city, which offers civic and artistic performances....
All Souls Day holiday

November holiday will not apply in 2013

The holiday of All Souls Day, November 2, and Independence of Cuenca, the 3rd, does not imply a mandatory rest day this year since it falls on Saturday and Sunday, respectively. The government decreed that on Saturday 2nd and Sunday November 3 will not be considered as a holiday....