Category: San Juan del Sur

If you can’t beat ’em…

I’ve already mentioned how much we’ve been stared at on this trip. What I haven’t mentioned is many of our “watchers” have camera phones and seem to think they are on par with James Bond in terms of… Read More

San Juan del Sur

Life in San Juan del Sur is pretty sedate. There isn’t a whole lot to do here, beyond hang around and walk on the beach. I’m not complaining, since it’s been a nice break following living and working… Read More

Creatures, Everywhere

Yesterday, Jenn and I needed to take the bus up to Ostional to pull some rim sherds from last year’s artefact collection. I got on the bus first, since Jenn wanted to stop at the bakery, and managed… Read More

Staring Contests

I am being watched. Constantly. There are whispers and hushed voices and the never ending feeling of being watched. No, I haven’t finally lost it (though the mosquito population is doing its best to see that I do),… Read More

I was due.

In the few years that I’ve been able to call myself an “international traveller,” I have been one of the lucky few to never have had anything stolen. I always knew I was lucky, because no matter how… Read More

Splash Pools, Rooftops, and Mystery Creams

My bug bites continue to be itchy as can be. I tried using hydrocortisone cream, but it wasn’t working so it was off to the local pharmacy. They gave me some cream that I’m not sure what it’s… Read More