PHOTO ESSAY – STREET ENTERTAINMENT

CUENCA, ISSUE #14 PAGE # 8 Writed by Philip Ruffolo   STREET ENTERTAINMENT by Ruffolo Design Photography Sunny days in Cuenca bring out the street entertainers! You can see them at intersections in Cuenca, around many parks and sometimes just inside a shop that might otherwise be passed by. They may have traveled from Argentina,
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Diary of an Earthquake First Responder

CITIZEN JOURNALISM – Diary of an Earthquake First Responder

ISSUE 10 PAGE 13 by Lorrie Beno April 22, 2016 DAY 1-2: We made it to the coast last night after dark. It was a 12-hour trip. The last 100 km had many landslides but there was earthmoving equipment near, keeping the dirt and rocks out of the way. It was slow going. St. Vincent
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PHOTO ESSAY – From The Top of THE YELLOW BUS

PHOTO ESSAY – From The Top of THE YELLOW BUS

ISSUE 9 PAGE 28 Photos by Sherry b. Johnson I was talking to a friend the other day in El Centro and the Yellow Bus drove by. The conversation stopped for a minute and then he said, “Ya know…the city looks much different from the top of a bus.” I agreed with him and, as you
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CULTURE – Cuenca’s Churches: a History of spirituality

ISSUE 9 PAGE 16 By Carolina Jaramillo Malo As travelers or dwellers, we have all felt a city’s heart beat in tune with ours. Breathing in a new place is a unique type of falling in love, an inner rapture with its rhythm and beauty. Every city gives off a singular scent, a singular sensation
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A trip to the past

CITIZEN JOURNALISM – A trip to the past  

ISSUE 8 PAGE 16 Y 17 Story By Andrew Johnson Photos By Dave Johnson Ed. Note: We thought it would be refreshing to read about the first Cuenca Expats Magazine Travel Club trip from the perspective of a 17-year-old. The reality is, if you want to know anything about either of the two places we
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