Bitcoin and Nicaragua
People have been buying beers, sandwiches and lots more with bitcoin. Bitcoin has no geographic boundaries and every day you hear of some new place that accepts bitcoin. Well, it seems to finally made it to Nicaragua.
While there have probably been other Nicaragua-based bitcoin transactions, this is the first one I have seen in the news. It was reported in Coindesk.com.
This year [Gregory Simon] moved to Nicaragua and bought a 0.3-acre plot of land with bitcoin.
Just minutes from the beach in an area of San Juan del Sur called Paradise Bay, he’s hoping to build a home there with his girlfriend.