Nicaragua: Masachapa Beach – International Living

Masachapa Beach: A Popular Vacation Home Spot in Nicaragua - International Living Get your free report on Nicaragua here: International Living editor Lee Harrison is in the Nicaraguan seaside town of old-fashioned beach town that was popular with Managua's wealthy as far back as the 1940s. With few exceptions, today's Masachapa is not fancy...and generally not a place where you'd come to experience fine dining and high-end amenities. Masachapa is a popular vacation home spot, and there are plenty of shops and markets that supply basic necessities for homeowners...which now include a diverse mix of international buyers. Its wide beaches, beachfront bars and restaurants also draw many a day-trip visitor from nearby Managua on the weekends. In this video, you'll see: • A wide unspoilt, quiet beach with dark sand • Grass-root structures, which are seafood restaurants, popular on the weekends • Lee's tip is to hire a beach buggy to look for properties here—there are few more-exciting ways to look for properties in a foreign country Learn more about Nicaragua and other countries in our daily postcard e-letter. Simply sign up for IL's free postcards here: and we'll send you a FREE REPORT- Start a New Life on the Beach in Nicaragua.