• We Moved to Matagalpa

    Well, I’m not exactly sure what to do about this blog. When we visited Matagalpa a couple of weeks ago we actually put down a deposit on a rental and this past week moved to Matagalpa. ...

  • The Monkey Hut at Laguna de Apoyo

    We spent a couple of hours out at The Monkey Hut on Lake Apoyo in the Laguna de Apoyo Nature Reserve. The lake itself is 200 meters deep. That’s roughly 650 FEET DEEP. Yes, terrifying. Luckily ...

  • Choco Spa! Mansion de Chocolate Hotel y Spa

    Our kid is attracted to water like a homesick fish. Even before we got on the plane to come back to Nicaragua he could not stop talking about going swimming in the pool. Why he fixated ...

  • Adventures in Buying a Scooter: Day 2

    Brief recap: We were all set to meet a nurse in Masaya to buy a scooter but then had to reschedule at the last minute because she got in a non-scooter related wreck. Now begins Day ...

  • Weather in Granada, Nicaragua

      One complaint I hear a lot from people visiting Granada is that it is so damn hot here. Obviously these people are not from Texas. The highs typically top out around the low to mid ...

Merida, Mexico: Day 1

As I sit here on Day 2 of our trip to Merida trying to gather ...

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Hotel el Internacional

This is the first time we’ve stayed at a hotel in Granada. Since we were in it for the long haul last time ...
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Choco Spa! Mansion de Chocolate Hotel y Spa

Our kid is attracted to water like a homesick fish. Even before we got on the plane to come back to Nicaragua he ...
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Calle El Martirio Granada, Nicaragua
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Emails to a Buddy

A friend of mine just booked a trip to Granada and he emailed with a few questions about the place. It struck me ...
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Costa Rica: Day 2 – Museo de los Ninos

Today we went to the Museo de los Ninos (Children’s Museum) in Costa Rica. This is a damn cool museum for kids and ...
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Costa Rica: Day 1

We booked a long weekend in San Jose, Costa Rica to renew our tourist visas. For those not in the loop, you have ...
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A Few Pics Around the Market in Matagalpa

I snapped a few pics around the market in Matagalpa today where we went to buy a dresser. I’ll have to go back ...
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Preview of the New Pad

Here’s a few pics of our new pad here in Matagalpa. The place is still under some lingering renovations from the owners, so ...
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A Few Photos Around Matagalpa

Just a few photos I snapped while walking around a hilly pat of Matagalpa. ...
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Our Dog was Held for Ransom in Granada, Nicaragua

No kidding. Can you believe that shit?! Here’s the story… New Year’s Eve night I went out for drinks with our neighbor. Roberta ...
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