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Nica Dean

Nica Dean


About Me
Travel writer with experience visiting or living in 11 different Latin Countries, 21 countries in total including nearly 6 months in Spain. I now looking to settle down in one county, but which one? The short list includes Nicaragua, Ecuador and Colombia.
Where I’m From
USA
Where I Live Now
USA
Areas of Contribution
Colombia
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Guatemala
Honduras
Nicaragua
Panama
Spain

Community Q & A Questions Answered

Granada is very special but don't put too much weight in answers from real estate agents as they are always biased. They won't mention the heat that makes it an ordeal to walk around during the day. Electricity is very expensive so air conditioning is a lu... Read More
Well, seeing how the people so far that have responded have a bias, let's not leave out power blackouts, water shortages, slow internet, insects everywhere, heat, heat, oh did I forget to mention heat? Electricity so expensive you can't afford to use AC, e... Read More
One thing to keep in mind is that you will be riding in 90+ degree temps so be prepared to do a lot of sweating and watching out for traffic since they won't be watching for you. Early moring is the only time I would consider it in Nicaragua. Read More
If you really need a gardener, maybe your health is not sufficient to live here, or your place is too large. Most retirees enjoy having some type of activity and gardening is high on the list for most healthy seniors. Do you really need someone to clean your house... Read More

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  Would you want to live in a city that is arguably one of the hottest in Central America? (And we are not talking about "hot" in the sense of "explosive growth," but in temperature!) A city that is over 90 degrees practicall... Read More

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