Ecuador's cellular phone usage is growing rapidly with some 7.44 million subscribers as of April 2006. Cellular phone services are used more than landlines throughout Ecuador. Cellular phones are a convenient and easy way to keep in contact. Ecuador's three cellular network operators are Tlefonica MoviStar, Alegro and Porta. Porta is the most popular, followed by MoviStar. Each of ...
Shopping is a mixed experience in Ecuador. From dusty, noisy animal markets and craft markets to sterile, glossy malls, there is something for everyone here. Ecuador offers an interesting collection of products that can be purchased as souvenirs and gifts. Arts and crafts such as weavings, wood carvings, carpets, toys and clothing can be bought all over Ecuador.