Travel Blogs from Managua
... Tuesday morning arrived after a slightly fitful sleep with a dream or two peppered with references to unclean clothes and dodgy smells emanating from my person. A passable breakfast of unfamiliar cereals, fruit and scrambled eggs with stale bread set us up for much. of the day. It was time to plan my campaign. There was no news about my luggage so the decision was to try to buy a few basic clothes; shorts, T shirts and nether region wear as ...
... with my middle name being Willy... They controlled my passport and took a picture of me posing sexy ;)
But they were still not satisfied. Now they controlled all luggage one by one. After seeing how they emptied a backpack of another foreigner, including the bags with sleeping bag, mosquite net, etc, I decided I would be really helpfull. I openend every sidebag of my bag myself and suggested to take things out or open them, and ...
... played multiple card games from every part of the world. The funny part was that every country had the same type of card games but we each had a different name for it and different rules. So our games turned out quite interesting trying to mix everyone's rules into one game. But we all were having fun to say the least!
Every night the Treehouse Poste Rojo hostel hosts a family supper where everyone enjoys together a meal cooked by the ...
... blocks from where I´m staying. The office is great, and I was able to meet a majority of the people, including Alvaro. Everyone here is incredibly friendly! We also set up a plan for today (Wednesday).
-- Wednesday --
This morning, I started my day off with a cold shower... which will unfortunately be the norm for the entirety of my trip. But I´d still much rather have a cold shower and hot humid weather ...
... about to shower and head out to have some dinner. Tomorrow will be a full day, with our hike to Volcan Mombacho (the large volcano that looms over Granada).
We´re having a blast so far, and thank GOD for Jennifer´s perfectly fluent Spanish. Julie has never been so quiet in all her life, and she´s incredibly impressed with her mate´s linguistic skills.
More to write after our adventures tomorrow!!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking