Central America Living

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Central America

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El Salvador

“Dios, Unión, Libertad” (God, Union, Liberty)


“Pro Mundi Beneficio” (For the benefit of the world)


“Libre, Soberana E Independiente” (Free, sovereign and independent)


“Libre Crezca Fecundo” (Grow free & fertile)

Costa Rica

“Pura Vida” (Pure life)


“Sub Umbra Floreo” (Under the shade I flourish)


“En Dios Confiamos” (In God we trust)

Country Guide


Art In Nicaragua: Getting Nicaragua’s Past Right

In Nicaragua, you’ll find many hotels and homes decorated with pre-Columbian or colonial-style objects. But are they really authentic? And when looking for art in Nicaragua, where do...


How The Hummingbird Highway, Belize Is Changing In 2019

The Hummingbird Highway, Belize was always one of the world's great road trips. But new...

Panama City Nightlife: My Favorite Bars, Clubs, And Lounges In 2019

Expat blogger Seth Colvin lists his favorite Panama City nightlife spots to visit in 2019....

Jaco Nightlife (Or Where Should I Party In Jaco, Costa Rica?)

Everyone's always asking local travel expert Justin DeBoom about the clubs and nightlife in his...