Art Hotel Managua
Travel Blogs from Managua
... outside on the pavement and serve meals. We had delicious chicken and vegetables.Thursday 5th June Granada. We packed and called a taxi to go the bus station and the taxi driver offerred to drive us for a reasonable fare the whole way so we took it and enjoyed an easy drive for the next hour to Granada arriving arpund 10am, perfect. It was great as we practiced our Spanish with him and chatted about his family and our country and his. We realise our Spanish lessons have ...
We had a wonderful tour yesterday and here are some pictures of the experience. Jo (and all of us) had a rough night after. She was up all night with both ends flowing from a tummy bug. She is better this afternoon and we are pretty sure it was the orange juice she ordered in a cafe while out with her teacher from the school. She'll very likely never make another un bottled purchase here in Nicaragua. We are taking more Spanish classes today even though it ...
... expect this volcano to spring out of the ground when the current bubbling volcano has some big action so every day they take the temperature of the ground before they open the park for tourists.
So anyway, it was cool to take this tour more than once. This guide let us go to the tip of the crater to look for glowing lava, which of course we couldn't see through the fumes and we coughed a lot and Ben was sick the ...
... and the corruption of the Somoza regime who ruled Nicaragua for more than forty years. First was the Somoza father followed by his two sons succeeding one after the other. He continued to tell us how when he was just fourteen years old, he was captured by the Somoza government soldiers and held imprisoned and tortured.
"The first thing that happened when you are kept inside a coffin is to sneeze. You sneeze because you smelled everything. Inside the coffin, it ...
... and literally had the run of the place all to ourselves. That meant Bec, Fran and Wayne could prepare the food in their kitchen, we could put our drinks brought from the supermarkets etc into the bar fridge to cool down, use their ice and glasses and ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet