San Juan del sur is located really close from the Costa Rica border, it has an interesting mixture between tourists and local people. There are a bunch of small hotels and hostales also restaurants and overall is a really cheap place to go, had lobster and steak dinner with wine for 25 bucks. Nightlife is really fun the hot spot is the bar iguana you will see a lot of tourists but also some local peeps. The only thing I didn't like was the border paperwork, specially on my way back to Costa Rica, the line was big and the officers were slow, and rude. The officer ask me for my flight ticket to be sure I will leave Costa soon, of course I didn't have it with me I only went to Nicaragua for a few days, I try to find it in my phone but of course they didn't have wifi, so I had to run arround and find a place with Internet to get my ticket and finally my passport stamp. Without counting this last experience my general time was really good had a lots of fun and a great time I highly recommended this place, and if you are a surfer there are a few beaches arround with good waves.
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