Some have likened the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua to the wild west, and in a lot of ways, that isn’t far from the truth. This is one of the least-visited locales in Central America and offers an intrepid traveler a plethora of adventures that most people will never even think about, much less do. Put […]
I woke up to the sound of sirens and a marching band at 4:30am. This is not unusual…in Bluefields they love love love giving people early-morning reminders that the day means something. Christmas, Easter, FSLN wins an election, PLC wins an election, grandma finally had a solid bowel movement, Thursdays, whatever the reason, it’s usually […]
You are late! The stadium is filled beyond maximum capacity and the gates are locked. It’s Coast team vs. Managua Boer and if you weren’t there two hours before the game started, you ain’t getting in.
Here are a few shots I took during Big Corn Island’s Crab Soup Festival last month.
About this big… Found hiding in an abandoned house in Monkey Point. Yikes!
Hey, something to celebrate! Nicaragua was recently named second on LP’s list of top budget travel destinations. That means for North Americans it ranks #1 because getting to Bangladesh is about three times as expensive as a round trip ticket to Managua. But before you buy your ticket, you will need to take into account […]
Click on the poster to get a closer look. As seen in Rama Cay health center (helt senta as dem sey en kriol). Let me know if you get hung up on any of the wurdz.
Sandy Bay Sirpe is a miskitu village on the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua that does well to keep its head down after a long history of civil war fighting, hurricanes and drug smuggling. Of all the stories the locals tell, it is the one of the deadliest funeral that reminds them that they are just […]