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travel resources and websites for Nicaragua

Useful Nicaragua Travel Websites and Resources

Here’s how I opened this post when it originally went up in 2008: “There aren’t a lot of Nicaragua travel websites out there, partly because there’s not much money to be made yet. The tourism numbers are still relatively small. That
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If You’re American, You’re Crazy to Stay Home This Year

If you’re earning U.S. dollars and you don’t have a big vacation or journey or a move abroad in your plans this year, what’s wrong with you? If you’re reading a travel blog I’m assuming you don’t hate traveling. So why
Machu Picchu

My Articles and Interviews (While I Finish A Book…)

I’ve got my head down trying to finish up a book called A Better Life for Half the Price,¬†about drastically cutting your expenses about moving abroad. The problem with running your own show though, being an entrepreneur, is that you don’t
Granada house for sale

Where $1,000 a Month is “Middle Class”

“If you make $1,000 a month, you can drive a small car, take your family out to decent restaurants sometimes, and visit a place like this on the weekends.” That was an offhand comment from my Nicaraguan guide Pablo when we
Granada tour

Granada, Nicaragua on the Edge

You’ve probably seen a handful of photos from Granada, Nicaragua posted here and there. Usually you get the central plaza, the cathedral, a bell tower view over the roofs, and some horse-drawn carriages. Or in the case of a cheapskate like