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Help document Nicaragua’s Grand Canal route before digging starts

nicaragua canal

If you haven’t heard of it yet, it’s the Grand Canal of Nicaragua. The largest engineering project in history, it will be 3x larger than the Panama Canal and construction is slated to start in December. It will plow through 7 natural reserves/parks and slice in half the land of the indigenous Rama people, but […]

Sustainable tourism

This is sustainable tourism chart

It’s a term that is getting thrown around more and more lately. Buuuut what exactly does that mean? Here is a chart to help confuse you: If that didn’t do the trick, try this one: So what exactly is sustainable tourism? I think the truth lies somewhere in between the two: Often it is summed […]

WINAMBA!!!!!!!!

Ladies and Gentlemen, for the first time in 28 years the Caribbean Coast baseball team has won the Nicaraguan National Championship! For those of you who aren’t familiar with Nicaraguan baseball, it’s like saying the Boston Redsox won the World Series. Miracles do happen! It was a real clencher right from the start. The Managua […]

Maypole festival

Maypole schedule right here!   If you were ever going to come visit the area, May is the month to do it! May is when the biggest celebrations happen and the rain is still a month away. The May pole festival is one of the most over-the-top parties in the country and is still “undiscovered” […]