Holiday Inn Managua - Convention Center
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- Airport Transportation
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Holiday Inn Managua - Convention Center
Travel Blogs from Managua
... respects to friends who just lost their 15 year old son to Leukemia. So sad, and I didn't mean to depress anyone again. But you all know the reality of life, and just because Nicaragua is a developing country, that doesn't make it unique in that people don't deal with the same **** we do in the U.S. Speaking of the U.S., I will be there tomorrow night!! Hopefully will add another entry and include some closing remarks and more pictures, but don't hold your ...
We all arrived at the airport a tad bit early and sat around playing a hilarious game of Cards Against Humanity until we boarded at 1:30AM. During the first six hour flight we roughly got three hours of sleep and were fed an interesting breakfast, thankfully not interesting enough to send anyone running to the bathroom. Once we arrived in San Salvador, we had about 20 minutes to gather ourselves and board our next plane, headed for ...
... was beautiful. Set in a lush garden with hammocks to chill out in. We wandered around town that day then enjoyed a nice meal at the guest house.
The next morning we were up early ready to head to the other part of the island, Merida. We got a bus from town at 9 and were on the bus for an hour before we got dropped off at the roadside in search of the next bus. This bus took a while, in fact it didn't come, instead we waited for an hour ...
... and kick back with a cocktail and enjoy the sun, Ah the good life. Not satisfied to spend the whole day sitting on my **** I grabbed a kayak and paddled to the middle of the crater late. I thought about crossing the 5km diameter, but in turned out to be a tough slog against the strong winds and surprising waves for a lake. Instead I paddled to the centre of the lake and enjoyed the panorama view of the surrounding hills. It was quite ...
... and relaxed throughout the 61 minute dive.
It wouldn't be an accurate portrayal of our trip if I only described amazing places and experiences, so here are some less-awesome realities of our trip:
1 & 2 Star Hotels
We've stayed in some very nice accommodations and some awful ones. Hot rooms, no windows, termites, beds with springs popping out, unrelenting street noise, ...