There will be 4 holiday days on the New Year´s eve, according to presidential decree

The Ministry of Tourism recalled the proximity of the Christmas and New Year´s eve after posting that these dates will bring several free days for citizenship. The general rule was established in 2012 by decree No. 1162 of President Rafael Correa. So at Christmas will be the...

Correa corroborates holiday for December 30th and 31st

On Tuesday, the Ecuadorian president, Rafael Correa, announced through his personal Twitter account, the signing of a decree that established  Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 of December 2013 as official holidays, so the rest will run from Saturday 28 to Wednesday 1. The holidays must...

From December 23th to January 1st will be no school for the holidays

This year, student vacation for Christmas and New Year’s Eve will be from December 23 of this year to January 1 of the next year. These days will be recovered at the end of the second term for both public and private schools of the Coast and the highlands of Ecuador. The...

Ecuador dressed to party and dismiss the 2012

All provinces experienced a busy day to see goodbye to the year 2012, while some visited a mall, bahia and shops to buy the latest gifts, others went to buy chicken, turkey and pork, mainly for the midnight dinner, many more filled the coastal beaches and tourist attractions of...
Traditions

Ecuador welcomes 2013 accompanied by its traditions

Ecuador is preparing to say good bye to 2012 celebrating in style without leaving its traditions and particular cabbals, to welcome the New Year, hoping for  prosperity and fortune. The so-called cabbals are helpful to attract, among other things, good luck, money and love....

Guayaquil celebrates the New Year Eve with fireworks

Guayaquil City Hall has prepared two mega events, which will present two fireworks shows to celebrate with the citizens the 2013 New Year’s Eve. This party will be held at the Malecon Simon Bolivar (Malecon 2000), by the  Guayas river and also the Malecon del Salado which...
Government Establishes Holiday Bridge on Christmas and New Years Eve

Government Establishes Holiday Bridge on Christmas and New Years Eve

According to Executive Order 1162 published on the website of the Presidency of the Republic, was established a bridge holiday  from December Monday 24 to Monday 31, for Christmas and New Year. Rest days should be recovered on January, Saturday 5 and 12, of 2013, regularization...
Street 6 de Marzo will be closed today

Street 6 de Marzo will be closed today

From 18:00 street 6 de Marzo will be closed to traffic due to congestion caused by the sale and exhibition of Años viejos (End of the year dolls). According to the commander of the Transit Commission of Ecuador (CTE), Luis Lalama, only street intersections such as Huancavilca 6...
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