Crowne Plaza Hotel Managua
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Monday 2nd June la Ceiba Honduras to Nicaragua.Well off we happily (ah not at 4.30 am before sunrise after another hot sweaty sleepless night) arrived at the bus station for our trip to Tegucigalpa the long way via San Pedro de sula. Yeah it was long and tiring and at 10am we swapped buses to go to the capital Tegucigalpa. The scenery was very …
Shock, horror. I realised that I should have made a reservation for the bus to Managua. I stupidly hadn't read the fine print in my travel guide, had a cab booked for 4am, and had to go to the Tika bus office at Hotel San Carlos with the proviso that there was no guarantee that I could buy a ticket. The cabbie turned up 15 minutes late, but drove very fast and got there in time. However, the lady said that all the seats were taken and that I couldn't get a seat for that reason. I asked if ...
... their daughters started piling into the bus. Pretty soon, the whole bus was full. I asked one of the women where she was going and she said, "Masaya."
Literally seconds earlier I had been thinking about how vulnerable we were as three Americans alone in a random bus at night. Almost before I could finish the thought, God filled the bus with women and their daughters. Oh, and there actually was a really fat lady that sat in the front.
First Day-by Maren
Granada was so amazing!!! We drove from Monteverde to the border with a really nice taxi driver named Roy. Crossing the border was cool because we walked through the land of nothing when we were between Costa Rica and Nicaragua!!!Then we got onto this really fancy tourist bus that could fit 15 people, but we were the only peeps in there!!
What I liked most about Granada was all the people.People selling things,carrying around baskets ...
... If you're not familiar with bachata, you can check out this YouTube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SyaxbEcv u9k . I usually avoid dancing bachata because it's basically "foreplay" on the dance floor in my opinion, and there's just some people that you don't want to get to know that well. You know what I mean?
But this guy had a nice smile and was kind of cute, and I was tired of being on the sidelines all night, so we ...