Category Archives: Nicaragua

to Honduras

From Nicaragua, I traveled on to Honduras.

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Estelí

I had some difficulties related to traveling during Holy Week, but saw a procession for Good Friday. In Estelí, I visited a small one room museum about the Nicaraguan revolution and the Sandinistas. I had been warned that the country slows … Continue reading

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La Selva Negra

When I first hear about La Selva Negra, I did not think I wanted to go there. How improbable–a German resort in the middle of Nicaragua. But after several positive reports, I went. As anticipated, there were German tourists, but … Continue reading

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Matagalpa

The Museo de Cafe is interesting and the town has an authentic feeling untouched by tourism. Ruben Dario, a famous poet, was born here. I took a taxi to Moyagalpa on the north end of the Island of Ometepe, took a ferry … Continue reading

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Isla de Ometepe

I am floating on my back in Lake Nicaragua. I slowly tread water with my arms and legs. My nose, mouth and eyes are above water. The cool water feels good after the hot humid afternoon. I open my eyes … Continue reading

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Granada

After being away from home for a month, Grenada was a good time to catch up. I stayed at the hotel Patio del Malineche in the colonial area. The city was built by the Spanish in the 1500s. The hotel … Continue reading

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Nicaragua Photos

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Here are some of my favorite photos from my trip to Nicaragua. Click any photo to see the slideshow.

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