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Interested in Nicaragua? I don’t claim to be an expert, but we did enjoy living there from 2010 to 2012*. A large portion of my blog traffic continues to come from people searching for information about traveling to or moving to Nicaragua. Below are some of the most-visited blog entries on this site and some “must sees” if you decide to head to the land of lakes of volcanoes.

General Tips for visiting or moving to Nicaragua:

5 Things you should know before visiting Nicaragua

5 Things you should know before moving to Nicaragua 

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Leon (also, the holiday La Griteria)

Selva Negra farm near Matagalpa

Day trips near Managua

Playa del Coco beach

Jicaro Island

Rio San Juan




Nicaraguan Street Art: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 and Part 4

Efren Medina



Culture/Culture Shock

Turtle Eggs

Laguna Cleanup

Hot vs. Cold [Featured on Freshly Pressed!]

Driving in Managua



* Well, my husband was there until 2012, and I was there until 2011.

Please understand that this blog was NOT intended as a travel blog, a tourism promotion blog, or as representing the views or policy of the U.S. Government. It’s just a personal blog to chronicle our adventures as expats for the benefit of friends, family and ourselves. Please take it in that light – and remember things have probably changed since we were there!

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