• Taqueria La Lupita

    This is from my TripAdvisor review. Below that are some extra bonus words! We had 14 tacos, a bowl of beans, and a Coke for the kid for $11. Let that sink in. $11 USD! I ...

  • Vivir Mi Vida by Marc Anthony

    The song “Vivir Mi Vida” by Marc Anthony is HUGE here right now and has been ever since we arrived. I have a feeling that no matter where I’m at in the future, when I hear ...

  • 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 ...

  • We Indiana Jones-ed Our Way Through the Uxmal Mayan Ruins

    Just like Indiana Jones (except without the whip, gun, leather jacket in 95+ degree heat, and rugged good looks) we travelled a long, treacherous jungle path to explore the mysterious ancient Mayan city of Uxmal. Actually, ...

  • Jogging Pictures

    Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday (at least) I jog down La Calzada from our house to the lake and back. Today I slowed down to a walk a few times to take some smartphone pictures. ...

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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