Misconceptions about Ecuador

1.) Quito is dangerous. Statistically it’s safer than most cities in North America especially for the most hideous crime of all - Murder. There are stats previously posted in this forum to prove Quito’s low murder rate in comparison to US cities.

#2 will come later

Do share your own misconceptions you’ve read about Ecuador in general or specifically about your area.


Some Gringos in North America say, “I’ve heard there’s a city in Ecuador where mostly just Gringos now live.”

They want to know, where is that place?


Ajajaja, oh man that is a good one.

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