InterContinental Real Metrocentro Managua
Travel Blogs from Managua
It might as well be Christmas here! Today marks the start of the World Cup, and you would have to be blind to live in Masaya and not notice it. Many of the teachers and students wore the jersey of their favorite player to school today instead of their normal uniforms. At 11am, the entire school packed into a hallway to try to watch the opening ...
... now no real city centre as such. The old city centre has a ruined cathedral and evidence of broken buildings never repaired. The buildings were found to be too unstable and the threat of further earthquakes remains. In fact a lady I spoke to said she felt tremors only a month ago. There are volcanoes all through Nicaragua and in fact this hill I walked up was a remnant volcanic area because it had a caldera lake behind it. The view to the massive Nicaragua lake was great ...
... Kind of like the opposite of packing a parachute and, as Guy pointed out once when I asked him why he was so stressed out about his job, the opposite of living life as a Rocket Scientist.
What I mean is--you are way more likely to drink cocktails with ice made from water-from-god-knows-where if you know you don't have to sit on an airplane the next day because sometimes on an airplane they don't let you get up to use the bathroom. But if you have ...
... was closed.
Heard yesterday about the bustling local market and yes, it certainly was but I suspect that it was even busier yesterday as the locals were shopping stocked up for their last ...
... und am Ende aufgeben mussten, weil wir bereits wieder an den Flughafen fuhren, um Vane und Marcel abzuholen. Da der Flug etwas Verspätung hatte - danke! - haben wir uns dort verpflegt. Mehr dazu später auf der Toilette. Das Wiedersehen war grossartig. Erst in dem Moment wurde mir bewusst, wie viel freien Lauf ich meinem Charakter lassen kann, sobald ich mit meinen Freunden bin. All meine durchgeknallten, sarkastischen und lächerlichen ...
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