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    Re: VISA extension in Granada

    Flew back home yesterday!
    31 days over this time and no problem. They sent me right through to departure gate. No fine, no nothing.

    Sucks being back though!:mad:
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    Re: Another good reason to study spanish!

    I re-read the article after reading your comment and I see nothing of that! Maybe your seeing what you want to see or maybe I view things to superficially? I simply read an article about how studying...
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    Re: Another good reason to study spanish!

    Do you guys really have to turn every thread into a political commentary? This is starting to suck!:mad:
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    Another good reason to study spanish!

    http://www.aarp.org/health/conditions-treatments/info-02-2011/using-language-to-combat-dementia.html?cmp=NLC-WBLTR-CTRL-031111-F1-1&USEG_ID=14846698545

    I realize it's already too late for some on...
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    Re: I wish El Doc was back

    I checked this morning during my walk and his name is not on the gate. I asked the caretaker (the house is for rent) and he said Jason said he would be back for Semana Santa. I wouldn't be surprised...
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    Re: I wish El Doc was back

    Yes I am! And so are you! And me, I prefer to make up my own mind. But thanks for looking out for me!:cheers:
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    Re: I wish El Doc was back

    He is not living there anymore but I haven't looked for his name on the gate. Emailed him a couple times in the last few months and he was in the outback of Mexico somewhere without internet doing...
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    Re: Two loving hours

    Great news!!! Good on you Brother!:)
  9. Thread: Little help

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    Re: Little help

    The little woman had the surgery today in Jinotepe at the Harmin Private Hospital. They did the normal procedure since the doctor advised against the endoscopic route. The hospital is clean and...
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    Re: VISA extension in Granada

    Wow... talk about a learning curve! That's a lot of stuff I didn't know. And now, I won't go anywhere near that office since I am already over by 2 days and have a return ticket for the 31st of the...
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    Re: My favorete pastimes in Nicaragua

    Go for it Tom and I'll get busy manufacturing Kindle screen protectors and cleaner!!!:eek:
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    Re: My favorete pastimes in Nicaragua

    I would imagine that your writing is one of your favorite pastimes as well, no?

    Keep up the good work with your kids my friend! There's nothing more important that you do!:cheers:
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    Re: Interesting little things that happen here!

    No... neither!:D
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    Re: VISA extension in Granada

    Thanks JW...I'll be over by 30 days so $30 !!! That's cheaper than the extension!

    And Jonh...you're right! I may have adapted too well...I keep thinkin about if there's a way to stay here...
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    VISA extension in Granada

    I used to go to the Office de Gobernacion on Calle Xalteva but that's gone now. Can I get a 30 day extension in Granada or do I have to go to Managua? Also, what is the daily penalty for being here...
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    Re: Interesting little things that happen here!

    I first came to Granada in November of 2004. Got married here in 2006 and lived here for about 2 years straight and have been back and forth several times since getting a visa for my wife. We have...
  17. Thread: We are here!

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    Re: We are here!

    Had a little bit of a crazy month here. On Feb 5th, in the middle of the night, we had some guy climbing around on the roof of our house. It was the first time we had any trouble at all even though...
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    Anyone coming to Nicaragua soon?

    Looking for someone to help me out by bringing an ACER mini laptop down with them for me. I can order it and pay for it online and maybe even get it delivered to your home before you leave. Anyone...
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    Re: Now I don't know

    That goat's a pig!.......:Rimshot:
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    Re: My basturd Voice

    When they were growing up, I spanked my son dozens of times.....
    I spanked my daughter but once.....
    I couldn't stand the heartache of it!!!!!
    They're both great adults today!
  21. Thread: Fresh squeezed

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    Re: Fresh squeezed

    5 cords a dozen at the Granada mercado!
  22. Thread: Fresh squeezed

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    Re: Fresh squeezed

    The wifey says that there are no peaches (USA type) so there is no name for them. Melocoton is star fruit.

    LCT... the missus mixed up a batch of the star fruit juice and it is really good. To...
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    Re: Too Damn Hot to do Real Work

    http://uccslo.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/6a00c225280d1d8fdb00c2252ad91bf219-500pi.jpg
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    Re: Fresh squeezed

    I think it's because in some spanish speaking countries "melocoton" is actually the name for the fruit we know as a "peach" and in other places, like Nicaland, it's the star fruit.

    Watermelon is...
  25. Thread: *Burp*

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    Re: *Burp*

    You use "usted" with your baby? Are you from Costa Rica?:D
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