Art Hotel Managua
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Airport Transportation
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Travel Blogs from Managua
... chocolitos. We were both happy for the walk and the views, but were probably happier to be returning to the air-conditioned taxi. On our ride back to the homestay it finally started to sink in that, by Nicaraguan standards, we were staying in a middle-class neighbourhood. What seemed to be so basic to us three weeks before when we arrived in San Juan now seemed more than adequate and we were thankful to have had the opportunity to experience just a little bit of Nicaraguan ...
... some of us went to the cancha (soccer field) to play a game with them. It was really fun to play against them since they are so good at it. It was super hot working and playing soccer so after we finished; we went on a short hike to a stunning waterfall and watering hole! It was unbelievably refreshing and it was super fun to jump into the water, swim around and throw the Frisbee. It was a really beautiful spot and was probably one of the peaks of the day for me other than working ...
... painted in the brightest of hues. Pink and lime green, turquoise and orange; no colour combination is off limits. The horsey smells are due to the horse and carriage taxis that saunter up and down the main streets, surprisingly hired in the majority by locals rather than tourists. The central square houses the cathedral, the main administrative buildings and for the festive period, not the most impressive of Christmas trees. The mustard and ...
In another part of town we went into a small shop where shoes are made by hand. The front of the store displays the many styles they offer and in the back, in a long open-air room 4-5 men were working, one gluing on the soles, another forming the leather and yet another working at an ancient sewing machine.
... so I'm talking to my supervisor about starting several side projects. One idea that has gotten a lot of good response is a free Zumba class and seminar about exercise. The Nicaraguan diet tends to be very high in sugar, salt, and grease. Regular exercise is not a large part of the culture. As a result, diabetes is one of the largest health problems here.
Trash disposal is also a huge issue as many people throw their trash in the streets ...