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Are there any unusual problems with insects or other infestations in housing?

This is a tropical location. There are lots of ants, spiders, roaches, mosquitoes, and other bugs. The ants are pretty stubborn. - Aug 4, 2017
Occasional ants and cockroaches but nothing too bad. Depends on the quality of housing. - Aug 11, 2016
Mosquitoes are EVERYWHERE. Malaria is a major issue here. If you aren't willing to take malaria meds, you might want to consider a different post. - May 4, 2014
Mosquitoes during the day carry dengue. Mosquitoes at night carry malaria. Prophylaxis is a must. Ants and spiders can also be a problem. The ants are small and numerous, the spiders can be HUGE. - Apr 24, 2012
Mosquitoes and instances of malaria are very high. - Aug 9, 2011
Little biting flies and mosquitoes. This is a malaria zone. Some houses report a problem with ants. Many people engage a local sprayer regularly to spray yards as the embassy isn't really very keen on spraying. Borax helps cut down on the ant problem. Inexpensive "zappers" can be purchased locally and put in bedrooms. We sleep under mosquito nets, but most embassy people do not and prefer instead to take anti-malarial drugs either in additon to or instead of other measures. Bring your bug spray. - Feb 24, 2010
Mosquitoes - malaria is present but not that frequent. - Feb 5, 2010
Malarial mosquitoes and ants. - May 24, 2009