10 episodes

When ex-Bunny girl Jayne Gaskin spots the desert island of her dreams for sale online, she decides to risk it all. Trading in their English village home, Jayne and her family relocate to their own private paradise, just off the coast of Nicaragua. And a reality TV crew follows them to film a new show, No Going Back. But soon they all discover that paradise has its secrets. The locals claim the island belongs to them, and it’s been sold illegally. Jayne’s not leaving without a fight. A fight that will soon turn deadly.
Hosted by Alice Levine.
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The Price of Paradise Wondery

    • True Crime
    • 3.9 • 64 Ratings

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When ex-Bunny girl Jayne Gaskin spots the desert island of her dreams for sale online, she decides to risk it all. Trading in their English village home, Jayne and her family relocate to their own private paradise, just off the coast of Nicaragua. And a reality TV crew follows them to film a new show, No Going Back. But soon they all discover that paradise has its secrets. The locals claim the island belongs to them, and it’s been sold illegally. Jayne’s not leaving without a fight. A fight that will soon turn deadly.
Hosted by Alice Levine.
Listen to The Price of Paradise on the Wondery App or wherever you get your podcasts. You can binge all episodes early and ad-free on Wondery+. Join Wondery+ in the Wondery App or on Apple Podcasts. Start your free trial by visiting https://wondery.com/links/the-price-of-paradise/

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    Janique

    Janique

    Jayne Gaskin bags a bargain when she swaps her English village home for nine acres of freedom off shore in Nicaragua. But paradise is not all it seems.

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    • 35 min
    Up in Arms

    Up in Arms

    The Gaskins are in trouble. A group of protestors arrive on the island, and a dangerous liaison backfires on Jayne.

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    • 31 min
    Trouble in Paradise

    Trouble in Paradise

    A dramatic confrontation leaves Phil Gaskin a changed man. Meanwhile, local human rights lawyer, Maria Acosta, fights to reclaim the island.

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    • 25 min
    Reality Hits

    Reality Hits

    As No Going Back finally airs, there’s national uproar. But nothing can prepare viewers for the shocking final scene.

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    • 29 min
    The Send Offs

    The Send Offs

    Jayne and Maria’s lives turn upside down, as they find themselves on opposite sides of the same battle. A battle which has turned deadly.

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    • 30 min
    A Snake in the Grass

    A Snake in the Grass

    The TV team receives a mysterious call. And Maria is shocked when the police announce a new suspect.

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    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5
64 Ratings

64 Ratings

amyeuphoria ,

Interesting story but too much fluff

So many ads and long intros/outros feels like you only get a few minutes of actual story telling at a time

SS1989AUS ,

Gripping series

Excellent and gripping narration of an insane story! Well worth your time.

Andrea loves Larry ,

Too many ads

It’s interesting but why isn’t anyone talking amount all of the ads? Way more than anything else I’ve listened to

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