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    • to san jose Costa rica

      Rivas Jun 23, 2016 at 4:43 PM

      Is there direct buses everyday to San Jose?.

      2 Answers Jun 24, 2016 at 3:21 AM
    • Transportation

      San Juan del Sur Mar 12, 2016 at 2:21 PM

      Will the San Jorge bus run on Good Friday March 25,2016 back to Managua?
      I was told there will be no public transportation for both Thursday and Friday throughout the country

    • Cheap hostel options in Rivas

      Rivas Jun 10, 2015 at 4:35 PM

      Hey everyone

      Any recommendations on where to stay for one night, I'm traveling solo and on a backpackers budget. Very few places listed online, but sure there must be more options. Any suggestions?

      Muchas gracias!

    • Bus travel time

      San Juan del Sur Apr 2, 2015 at 7:01 AM

      Hey guys!

      Traveling from Nicaragua to Guatemala to Mexico(cancun)

      Im wondering how long of a bus ride i should expect from Managua to Guatemala city? On the Ticabus website they say 24h.. I dont know about that.. I would be taking first class or premium bus.

      And from Guatemala city to Cancun? Aslo by bus.

      Travelling on April 8th 2015


      2 Answers Apr 2, 2015 at 11:06 PM
    • swimming in April in San Juan del Sur beaches

      San Juan del Sur Mar 23, 2015 at 8:06 AM

      I have heard the beaches are extremely windy in April in San Juan del Sur so that hanging on the beach during April is not a pleasant experience? True or false?

      3 Answers Mar 26, 2015 at 6:52 AM
    • Whales, dolphins, turtles

      San Juan del Sur Feb 13, 2015 at 8:05 AM

      Hello, I'll be in the San Juan area in mid-March, does anyone know if it possible to do some whale/dolphin watching tours via boat? Is it fairly easy to do and find them?

      Also we were interested in visiting some turtles but may be the wrong time of year.. however we heard La Flor Beach Reserve offers year round turtle releases, is that true? Or do you know where we may be able to do some turtle watching?

      Appreciate any time you can spare!
      Many thanks.

      4 Answers Mar 26, 2015 at 6:56 AM
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      Tortugas / Turtles?

      San Juan del Sur Dec 23, 2014 at 7:21 AM

      I was thinking about going to La Flor Natural Reserve to see turtles. For what I read, the best chances to spot turtles are at night. If I go during the day, will I see turtles too?

      Estabamos pensando en ir a la reserva La Flor (cerca de San Juan del Sur) para ver tortugas. Por lo que veo, las mejores oportunidades de ver tortugas son de noche. pero si vamos de dia, veremos tortugas?

      4 Answers Dec 23, 2014 at 9:10 AM
    • Ferry schedule from Altagracia to Granada

      Isla de Ometepe Jan 17, 2014 at 9:51 AM

      I am interested in taking the ferry from Altagracia to Granada. The schedule indicates that the ferry leaves Friday at 24:00 (midnight). Would this mean Thurs night/Friday morning or Friday night/Saturday morning. I'm slightly confused as 24:00 is not actually used in military time. Thanks for helping!

      2 Answers Jan 17, 2014 at 10:50 AM
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      Nicaragua: From Montelimar (Barcelo) to San Jorge (Ferry)

      Isla de Ometepe Oct 1, 2013 at 9:54 AM

      Hi! Does anyone knows how long it takes from Montelimar to San Jorge (Ferry for Moyogalpa) with by car. How much aproximately will a taxi cost for that ride ?
      Or, is there any bus we can take and go direct ?

      Many thanks

    • Bus to San Juan del Sur

      San Juan del Sur Sep 30, 2013 at 5:34 PM

      Can anyone tell me if there is a bus that travels from Rivas to San Juan del Sur and how much the cost is? We are traveling to Rivas from Costa Rica on the Tica Bus and last time it cost us $25 for a taxi to take us to San Juan del Sur which is expensive and hoping to just take the bus instead. Thanks in advance.

      3 Answers Mar 26, 2015 at 8:40 AM
    • San Juan del Sur - Mid November 2011

      San Juan del Sur Oct 27, 2011 at 7:26 PM

      I'm going to San Juan del Sur with a couple of friends mid November for a little over a week. We were thinking of basing there, then visiting Leon, Granada, Bluefields, and Somoto Gorge. We are renting a car for the period we are there. I was curious if anyone can tell me what the gasoline costs are currently to help us estimate our trip costs. We plan to drive to Leon for a day stopping in Granada with an overnight stay, maybe more on way back to San Juan del Sur. I was wondering if Masaya or any where between Granada and San Juan del Sur would be good to see.

      As Somoto Gorge and Bluefields are long drives from there and our time is short, I thought flying to them would be the best idea. I was wondering if someone can tell me the name of any small prop planes flying between San Juan del Sur (looks as Rivas is closest airport) and Bluefield and San Juan del Sur and Somoto (looks as Esteli is closest airport).

      Also if anyone can tell me the typical weather mid November (looks as though it is end of wet season/start of dry) - what would be the day temperature compared to night temperature?

      Thank you in advance for any information anyone can provide.

      2 Answers Nov 2, 2011 at 7:24 AM
    • Weather in San Juan del Sur Nicaragua

      San Juan del Sur Feb 17, 2011 at 7:00 AM

      I'm visiting Nicarague in March and i was wondering the weather conditions in San Juan Del Sur at that time, i'm going the 19-27 and would really like to know what to bring! please get back to me

      1 Answer Feb 17, 2011 at 9:52 AM
    • RETIRE?

      San Juan del Sur Nov 26, 2010 at 9:04 PM

      Is this city a good place to retire? Is it safe? Is it costly or is it very reasonable to live ,eat shop here. Is there nice places to live for long term, 2-years or more?
      Please get back to me soon....


      1 Answer Nov 27, 2010 at 3:55 PM
    • Irish House Bar, SJDS

      San Juan del Sur Apr 21, 2010 at 7:47 PM

      Does anyone have a phone number, email address, or website info for the Irish House Bar in San Juan del Sur?

      1 Answer May 6, 2010 at 10:25 AM
    • San Juan Del Sur in March

      San Juan del Sur Feb 3, 2010 at 8:04 PM

      I'm traveling to San Juan Del Sur in March and will be staying for a week. I understand it's low season and I'm curious what the town is like at this time. Is there a night life or is everything dead? Any help would be appreciated.

      2 Answers Oct 14, 2010 at 7:51 AM
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      San Juan del Sur Mar 22, 2009 at 3:07 PM

      does anyone know of a cheap guesthouse or hostel in san juan del sur.. one that has a website.. the ones that i have tried contacting that only give their email address havnt got back to me at all!! thanks!!

    • Tennis Courts

      San Juan del Sur Aug 15, 2008 at 7:47 AM

      Is there a nearby tennis resort? I already have accommodations but would like to schedule court time and lessons with a pro. Thanks for your help!

    • weather

      San Juan del Sur May 13, 2008 at 12:03 PM

      what's the average temperature and rain fall for july and august in san juan del sur ni ?

      1 Answer May 21, 2008 at 12:08 PM
    • Getting there from San Jose

      San Juan del Sur Apr 24, 2006 at 5:38 PM

      My elderly family is meeting me in San Juan del Sur this summer. I am wondering about the options available to them in getting from San Jose to San Juan del Sur. They are not seasoned travelers, so I'm hoping for something easy and safe for them. Also, since they are coming in from Alaska, I want them to enjoy the hot temps when they arrive, so I'm leaving the Tica bus as a last resort since they seem to be so heavily air conditioned. I'd appreciate any advice!

      1 Answer Apr 25, 2006 at 5:29 AM
    • getting from manuel antonio costa rica to san juan del sur

      San Juan del Sur Jul 10, 2005 at 12:41 PM

      Does anyone have any advice on the easiest way to get from Manual Antonio Costa Rica to San Juan Del Sur Nicaragua? I will be a single female traveling alone and want to do it safely. Also does anyone have any comments about the safety of the beaches in the south western part of Nicaragua? Any advice would be appreciated!!!

    • Have you been to San Juan del Sur?

      San Juan del Sur Oct 7, 2003 at 3:23 PM

      What was your impression? How was the fishing? How would you compare it to Costa Rica? Is it safe?Are the prices reasonable?

      2 Answers Jan 8, 2006 at 2:39 PM
    • Isla de Ometepe

      Isla de Ometepe Jun 11, 2003 at 3:20 PM

      I am hoping to travel to Isla de Ometepe in January, and am looking for any good adivce on where to stay, eat, hike, relax, etc.

      1 Answer Dec 31, 2003 at 6:52 AM