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Nicaragua, expat, Leon, hostel, guesthouse, new grass, fruit trees, limes, mandarins, mango

The Finishing Touches  The house in León, Nicaragua is done. For real, this time. YEA! The project was already a month over the promised four month deadline. They got a free...

House, home,Nicaragua, leon,

It’s Done!  The day has finally arrived, my new house if finally done. No more construction noise. No more mess. No more people working all day in my personal space. The...

León, Nicaragua, Las Peñitas

The Dark Side of Moving Abroad After deciding to move to León, Nicaragua, I was overwhelmed with excitement. In all that excitement, I didn’t give enough weight to how others felt...

hiking, Nicaragua, Selva Negra, Masachapa

Recalibrating My Brain One of the most important things that I have found about living abroad is that I have to recalibrate the way my brain. Comparing prices that I am used to...

Tips for a Pleasant Stay in a Hostel I realized that perhaps I should follow up on a previous post, Hostel Etiquette with a few things I look for in a hostel.While...

Backpack, trave, traveller, hostels, Nicaragua, guide

Hostel Etiquette Hostels are great way to meet people, exchange ideas, swap travel tips, and save money. While searching for house, I stayed in hostels to save money. It is essential for everyone...

hostal, cockroach, traveling, expat, bed, vermin, bed

Look What I Found in My Bed I woke this morning to a surprise in my bed. I am not one to get startled or annoyed at seeing vermin. When traveling,...