Monthly Archives: August 2012

Every 90 days, expats in Nicaragua must leave the country for a minimum of 72 hours before re-entering. Quinn and I knew our time was coming up, so whilst Quinn’s dad and step-mom were visiting Nicaragua we figured we would hitch a ride to Costa Rica to renew our visa for another 90 days. Fortunately, […]

One day, after walking on the beach, JB and I got inspired to make a Piña Colada drink with our freshly picked coconuts. The only mixed drink we’d had since we moved here was a coke & rum (also known here as a Nica Libre), so we thought it’d be a real treat. We had […]

After we got home from our night out with Quinn’s dad and Monique, we fell asleep right away. A few hours later, I woke up in a puddle of sweat. I was freezing cold in the 90 degree weather and constantly in the bathroom. I instantly got food poisoning from that mystery meat street quesadilla. I was […]

After an amazing dinner with Quinn, her dad Scott and Monique, I was looking forward to showing them a few of the bars in San Juan Del Sur. We all got dropped off right in the center of town, where we eagerly showed them more shops and restaurants that Quinn and I have grown to […]