This fella followed us around half the island, protecting us from the toe-pinching sand crabs waiting to ambush us from their holes. http://youtu.be/C6Z6_08rMQ8
It looks like the guy drove through a 7-year-old girl’s bedroom. Or maybe his daughter sleeps in the passenger seat and it really is a 7-year-old girl’s bedroom!
The Rama indians number only a few thousand dispersed throughout ten communities on the southern Caribbean coast of Nicaragua. The majority live on the tiny island of Rama Cay, a rock peppered with palm trees and palm roofs. On the south end of the island is the school, on the north, the church. It was […]
Yesterday the women working in the kitchen pulled me aside and asked if I had heard the news. “What news?”, I asked. “You didn’t see the news on television last night?”, they asked in Spanish. I had to admit I was surprised to hear the cooks taking a break from their gossiping and flirting to […]
I found this hiding out in my room the other day…he nearly knocked me down! Check it out:
What? Diarrrhea? With three Rs? General bad feelings? This human influenza ain’t no joke! This is a public health poster I found hanging up outside the clinic in Rama Cay informing residents of the dangers, symptoms and prevention of the flu. How could I not take a photo?
I recently had the opportunity to film the annual dory sailboat race that is held every year in May. And what an event it was! I have never seen so many beautiful or colorful boats on the water. If you aren’t sure what I am talking about, read my previous post or check out the […]
Wow!! If you missed it, what a shame. If you were there, you won’t forget it! Check out some of the highlights from this year’s May Pole celebration in Bluefields, Nicaragua: