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Hard at work even though Mass was taking place.
This shot was taken at El Alamo our favourite rooftop bar in Leon.
Cuajada (Typical Nicaraguan Cheese)
San Juan Veterinary
Whether vehicles are new or used they are very expensive.
Cold Tona at Tip Top
Our 2nd attempt at baking caramel flan in Nica.
PINE CONE GINGER: This plant is most widely known around the world as the “Shampoo Ginger” for the milky substance in the cones, and it is in fact used as a shampoo in Asia and Hawaii, and as an ingredient in several commercial shampoos.
POUTINE “Nicaraguan Style”: Via Via, León, Nicaragua
Catedral de Leon
Mother Statue in San Juan Park
A membership at one of the better gyms in Leon costs just $15 per month.
Teatro Municipal de Leon
There is definitely no shortage of knock off clothing in Leon. Abercrombie & Fitch, Aeropostale or Hollister – take your pick!
Fruits and vegetables are very inexpensive and taste so much better here.
Snapshots: Food & Drink
Sometimes we get lucky and 1 of 4 movies is playing in English.
Who needs a pick-up truck?
How many tacky tourist trinkets can you fit in YOUR suitcase?
CACAO: The seeds of the cacao plant are used to make cocoa powder and chocolate.
Just a regular clothing store; NOT a lingerie shop.
Hey there! We're Gordon and Elisha -- a Canadian couple who is living and loving life in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua. Together we created this blog so we could share our Nicaraguan expat experience with you.