Time to wrap this up!!!

Deedledee's Traveler Profile

I have traveled to 4 countries, posted 1,215 pictures and written 125 entries in 5 travel blogs
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Member Since
Dec 15, 2009

About Deedledee

English and Spanglish
Interests and hobbies
Traveling,horseback riding,gardening
I got the idea to start a detailed travel blog last year when I decided to spend some time in Nicaragua. At first when I told my friends and family I was spending 6 weeks in southern Nicaragua, everyone thought I was crazy! Sadly there is still quite a stigma attached to many countries like this.My family were afraid I would be robbed, or attacked by machete wielding "bandito", a leftover from the Sandanista movement in the 1980's!!
So from the first day I left my home in Vancouver, I ended each day with an update for everyone back home. A little something to reassure them that all was well in "paradise"

As the weeks went by I found many interesting topics to blog about, and always found an array of unusual photo opportunities.After a short while I had a loyal following of friends and family checking into my blog. 

When I returned again to San Juan del Sur this year, I had to try to do it all again, but I was there for double the amount of time!! In the beginning I was worried that I may run out of good subject material, and subsequently lose my reader's.However after just a few days I realized that there was so much more to see and do in Nicaragua, and I had no doubt I could continue entertaining my follower's!

So now it is April, and I've been home for a couple weeks.I do miss the daily blog entries, but I am pretty sure that when I return to Nicaragua again next year, I will once again find an unlimited number of intriguing people and places to pick up where I left off!


Recent Entries by Deedledee

  • Day 2 Spay/Neuter Clinic - Mar 21, 2012

    After a much needed sleep, our team met again in the central dining room for a delicious breakfast before heading out. It is approximately 25 minute drive from our hotel La...

  • Time to wrap this up!!! - Jun 10, 2012

    I must apologise to all my regular readers, as this will be my last entry for this blog :-( I have been trying each day to come up with a new and interesting topic to keep everyone checking in on ...

  • Today we took a little side trip on our way back from Managua. We headed south towards the Costa Rican border to have a closer look at the wind turbines, which are looming large in the distance.......

Travel Blogs by Deedledee

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