In recent years, pop media monsters, USA Today, Outside, Surfer Magazine, and hit TV show Survivor Nicaragua have painted the small surfer town of San Juan del Sur as paradise, complete with white sand beaches and brilliant sunsets. Having vacationed there several times myself, I can attest to the picture. I can also attest to the strong sense of community and generous spirit of the Nicaraguan people.
What tourists never see is the nightmare judicial system holding the country hostage.
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