Travel Blogs from Nicaragua

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A "Whale of a Tale"

A travel blog entry by deedledee

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... is in this area.   The lovely beach at Playa El Coco.Yet another picture of one of the prettiest beaches in southern Nicaragua! (IMHO)    Shortly after arriving yesterday we noticed a lot of activity in the bay, just to the left of El ...

Eeee Haw, Giddy-up!!, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua travel blog

Eeee Haw, Giddy-up!!

A travel blog entry by deedledee

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... of land and get a few horses. They now have a thriving business taking guests out on several different trail rides through rural Nicaragua, and the surrounding beaches.Today a group of us from Park Avenue Villa's are taking the 5 hour beach ride, and ...

Chicken bus from sunrise to sunset--part 2, Managua, Nicaragua travel blog

Chicken bus from sunrise to sunset--part 2

A travel blog entry by panf007

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... Nicaraguan girl cry. I admitted my stupid action, which was probably not a cool thing to do. We arrived in Managua (capital of Nicaragua) after sunset. We were lost as usual. We had some chicken for dinner and took a taxi to the hotel zone near the ...

Relaxing in Grenada, Grenada, Nicaragua travel blog

Relaxing in Grenada

A travel blog entry by panf007

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... this beautiful land and visit some the amazing site that we missed this time round. Grenada is located on the shores of Lago Nicaragua, the largest body of fresh water in Central America. The lake actually looked more like a inland sea than a lake due ...

What goes up must come down (twice), Leon, Nicaragua travel blog

What goes up must come down (twice)

A travel blog entry by kimandjohn

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... , we are going to start making our way towards the Corn Islands. The Corn Islands are located on the Carribean side of Nicaragua, so we´ll be using a combination of busses, boats and probably an airplane to get there. Internet access may be limited, so ...

A new sport, Granada, Nicaragua travel blog

A new sport

A travel blog entry by kimandjohn

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... Nicaraguan professional baseball league had a game in Granada today.  First of all, yes -- there is really a professional baseball league in Nicaragua.  As it turns out, it's a pretty decent league, and they send quite a few players up to the US ...

Viva Nicaragua, Managua, Nicaragua travel blog

Viva Nicaragua

A travel blog entry by panf007

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... modern shopping mall. There was a power outage and we had to leave half way through the movie, but hey, like China today, Nicaragua's modernization takes time to develop. I didn't expect Managua for what it is, but it sure opened my eyes to the world ...

Eine Insel mit zwei Bergen, Ometepe Island, Nicaragua travel blog

Eine Insel mit zwei Bergen

A travel blog entry by janinger

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Nichts anderes ist die Insel Ometepe. Eine Insel, bestehend aus zwei großen Vulkanen, die 1400 m und 1600 m in die Höhe ragen. Nachdem wir mit der Fähre übergesetzt hatten ging es in einem Chickenbus weiter zum Strand Santa Domingo. Dieser Bus machte ...

Las Mercedes and Monte Fresco in Managua , Estelí, Estelí, Nicaragua travel blog

Las Mercedes and Monte Fresco in Managua , Estelí

A travel blog entry by cmnaylor

... one night on the 12th and we went to church in Monte Fresco.  The next day we went to "the most dangerous place in Nicaragua" the central market, and it´s pretty big.  We found the Baptist Bible bookstore and bought a Greek grammar, he wants to ...

Malaria, Dengue or...?! .... sea sickness...!, Granada, Nicaragua travel blog

Malaria, Dengue or...?! .... sea sickness...!

A travel blog entry by mtrm

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... celkem dobře absolvovat 30 minutovou jízdu busem do 20 km vzdálené Granady, města na pobřeží jezera Nicaragua, největší sladkovodní plochy ve Střední Americe. Cesta na nádraží, krátká jízda busem a ...

Stränd, Schildchrött, Vulkän und Kolonialstädt, Leon, Nicaragua travel blog

Stränd, Schildchrött, Vulkän und Kolonialstädt

A travel blog entry by goni

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... , trinken zum Ausgleich ein paar Bier und geniessen die Ruhe. Die Insel besteht aus zwei Vulkanen in dem riesigen Nicaragua-See. Die Bevölkerung lebt grösstenteils relativ einfach, was mich doch erstaunt da es relativ viel Tourismus gibt. Ein Grossteil ...

Bluefields-Part 1, Bluefields, Nicaragua , Nicaragua travel blog

Bluefields-Part 1

A travel blog entry by grenada1

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Nicaragua is a country that has a rich and complex culture. Take for example Bluefields; it is located on the Carribean side of the country. Bluefields is very different from-my home for the last month-Granada. So different in fact it feels like two ...

Carribbean Caricatures, Corn Islands, Nicaragua travel blog

Carribbean Caricatures

A travel blog entry by andrewpyrah

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... Hurricane Joan in 1988, financial help was slow in coming. Add to this the fact that almost all existing infrastructure in Nicaragua lies on the Pacific half of the country, thus automatically making it more favourable for trade. The incentive, ...

Have microscope........will travel!, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua travel blog

Have microscope........will travel!

A travel blog entry by deedledee

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... head of cattle, 20 horses, and a variety of other livestock! All in all, a very good start to our Field Service Campaign in Nicaragua!                   At the end of our second spay /neuter clinic, we ...

OUR HOME FOR A MONTH, Granada, Nicaragua travel blog

OUR HOME FOR A MONTH

A travel blog entry by prieststrip

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Welcome to Nicaragua and boy were we welcomed!  In fact by two parties, the tour operator and the project managers of the Spanish School and Charity where we are going to be working for the next month.  A slight communication cock-up but one ...

El castillo et Rio san Juan, El Castillo, Nicaragua travel blog

El castillo et Rio san Juan

A travel blog entry by loelai

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Boaco, Boaco, Nicaragua travel blog

Boaco

A travel blog entry by simonjames

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... in the middle of the park, Alvaro, has been looking out for me. He found me the family i´m at now. So the plan is to stay here at least 2-4 weeks, then try and get out to the carribbean in Nicaragua and Honduras. que bueno adios muchachos, ...

nicaragua, Granada, Nicaragua travel blog

nicaragua

A travel blog entry by chriscaro

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Ojo de Agua and A Sore Butt, Ojo de Agua, Omtepe, Nicaragua travel blog

Ojo de Agua and A Sore Butt

A travel blog entry by travel.junkie

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I slept hard for 10 hours, but since i went to bed at 8pm, that means i was up at 6am. i lay in bed and listened to Spanish flutter in and out of the windows. It took us 14 hours to get here, but today was our full day and we were going to make it worth ...

The Afternoon Heat and Jungle Trekking, El Castillo, Nicaragua travel blog

The Afternoon Heat and Jungle Trekking

A travel blog entry by hadsrobinson

... Tammy´s place and then headed onward and upward to Costa Rica. Helen sort of directed me across a very little known border crossing into Nicaragua which just goes to show that we are in a very very remote part of the world. A part that very few people ...

Stop over again, Managua, Nicaragua travel blog

Stop over again

A travel blog entry by poledd

Bonjour tout le monde! desole pour ces 10 jours passes sans alimenter le blog mais la connection internet au nicaragua est tres anecdotique.. yo yo bref, nous rattrapons le temps perdu. Apres un trajet en bus sans souci et des sacs bien proteges sur le ...

There's something in the water here..., San Juan de Sur, Nicaragua travel blog

There's something in the water here...

A travel blog entry by jamesjames

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... after a hellish off road trip north, sunning, swimming, and surfing (i actually caught some waves!) on a beautiful deserted beach.. Nicaragua certainly isn't going to last long in its current state - its too beautiful to avoid the marauding (c) Whittaker, ...

Masaya, Masaya, Nicaragua travel blog

Masaya

A travel blog entry by ccchrissie

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Took in the biggest artesanias market in the country & then wandered off to the malecon that runs along Laguna Masaya with views over the smoking volcano. Hopped on some local buses to explore some of the pueblos blancos - Masatepe & ...

A bit of sea air, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua travel blog

A bit of sea air

A travel blog entry by missemilygray

Decided to stop for a night in this small surfy beach town en route to the Costa Rican border. Travelled with a few people from the Bearded Monkey (last night's hostel). The journey from Granada was hectic: we had to wait an hour and a half for the first ...

Details to come.., León, Nicaragua travel blog

Details to come..

A travel blog entry by gsenicaragua15

The grand adventure is just beginning! Check in every evening for updates. ...

climbing the Maderas volcano, Maderas volcano- Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua travel blog

climbing the Maderas volcano

A travel blog entry by hilde

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for english text scroll down Volgende dag zelfde scenario als gisteren. Opstaan om 5u30, zodat we weer kunnen vertrekken om 06uur. Evenals gisteren is Ramón op het appèl. Deze keer nemen we wel de wagen want we moeten naar het andere schiereilandje ...

Isla de Ometepe - Finca de Magdalena, Moyagalpa, Nicaragua travel blog

Isla de Ometepe - Finca de Magdalena

A travel blog entry by jotoon

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Beste thuisblijvers We zijn ondertussen aangekomen op het vulkanisch eiland met de ferry.  Het eiland bestaat uit 2 vulkanen, la Concepción en la Maderas. De eerste nacht hebben we geslapen in een veel te heet hotelletje met onvriendelijke ...

Last week of my Spanish course, Granada, Nicaragua travel blog

Last week of my Spanish course

A travel blog entry by worldtrip_kp

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... What was a bit of a waist of time as she was talking all the time.. One small part was interesting, as she spoke about Nicaragua and the politics. She made a bit of a political statement in her story.. She is pro the current government ;) After my lessons ...

Move via Taxi to Rivas, Rivas, Nicaragua travel blog

Move via Taxi to Rivas

A travel blog entry by thomasgillam

Take a 7:30 AM Taxi to Rivas for $10 ...

Dec 8:  The beach and las Penitas, Leon, Nicaragua travel blog

Dec 8: The beach and las Penitas

A travel blog entry by sstrauch

... this was nothing compared to the ride back! Unfortunately, we picked the wrong day to visit. Being the saturday after purisma, all of nicaragua had the day off and according to dennis ´all of leon goes to the beach´. We wanted to spend the night at ...

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