InterContinental Real Metrocentro Managua
Travel Blogs from Managua
We break up the two hour trip back to Managua today with interesting shopping stops. These places are unbelievable for both their artistic interest as well as their incredible prices. The first is San Juan del Oriente, where we watch a potter at work. There are beautiful and inexpensive works which the guys snap up like they are on the verge of …
Roughly around October 5th or 6th I went on a...Visa run! For my first "get out of the country for 72 hours or get deported" venture, I chose beautiful Nicaragua. I didn't put much planning into it; rather, packed my bag, had a vague idea of where I would be going, and bought a bus ticket. My carrier was TicaBus, which has comfortable seats, air- …
... settled in to our rooms, and then took a walk down to the market for some awesome home-cooking. We had beans, rice, chicken, and veggie options for us vegetarians, along with some MUY PICANTE onion salsa. After lunch we headed back to the hostel to get our gardening gear, and then walked over to Clinica Verde to FINALLY see the place that has been such a big part of our lives for the past 6 months. The clinic itself is about a 30 ...
Granada is really pretty city with buzzing market with everything you could dream of buying there. It's slow placed with horse drawn carriages going along side cars. I spend time walking round lots of lovely churches and streets and take a boat trip out to see some of the almost 400 islands that are in the lake. Here I meet Lucy the monkey. Hostel is really nice and meet lovely people like Katie and Vinney from ...
... type decision we go for the bikes. Its only 22k return after all. The road is bad, but not the worst Ive seen, usually a piece of cake for a real bike. But these bikes are something else.....0 suspension and only a few gears that work. Its a tough hour and a 1/4 ride and walk.....along with a brief stop for a bit of a "discussion".
Amanda pays the entrance fee while I lock up the bikes. Suddenly.....LOOK OUT TONY!!!!! she screams. A snake has fallen off the roof ...
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