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Colourful Esteli

Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | Views [2030] | Comments [1]

Esteli is so colourful and beautiful! This morning I was up at the crack of dawn and on an all-day photo safari. With some pain from my recent dental procedure, I made my morning tea and went online for a bit. I tried to call Flor but she wasn't ... Read more >

Tags: buildings, cities, colour, photography

Photos: Estelí

Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Ranchero country

Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | Views [1748]

Saying goodbye to Brandon and family minutes earlier, the bus pulled away from Managua's bus terminal. This is the furthest north I've headed in Nicaragua by far, and I must say I'm glad I took this ride by day because it is beautiful! Mountains, ... Read more >

Tags: cowboys

Travelling in spirit

Sunday, 29 Jan 2012 | Views [1566]

I'm in Nicaragua again! Damn I've done a lot of repeat journeys. According to my passport, I've been to Costa Rica 7 times, Fiji 4 times, Nicaragua 3 times, New Zealand 3 times, Australia twice, and England twice! Today was a day of ripoffs until I ended ... Read more >

Bluefields and the Corn Islands

Thursday, 19 Nov 2009 | Views [10251]

What a mission! Getting to Bluefields was half the fun. Getting stuck there wasn't as much so, and getting to the Corn Islands proved to be the ultimate "mish." After taking an overnight bus from Managua to El Rama, I had to wait awhile before ... Read more >

Tags: adventures, boats, islands

Photos: Corn Islands

Thursday, 19 Nov 2009 | Photo Gallery

Corn Islands should be renamed "Paradise Islands." Two unknown isletas hidden deep in the west of the Caribbean Sea
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Photos: Managua

Monday, 16 Nov 2009 | Photo Gallery

The capital with no centre. There's not much to do here but I made the most of it. Ruben Dario would be proud
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The city with no centre

Sunday, 15 Nov 2009 | Views [2230]

Welcome to Managua: Nicaragua's capital as well as its heart & soul. When I arrived in Managua off the bus from Rivas I asked a taxi driver as best I could how far Centro Managua is. He didn't give me a solid answer so I thought my best bet was ... Read more >

Tags: cities

Photos: Isla de Ometepe

Wednesday, 11 Nov 2009 | Photo Gallery

What a majestic island! Two towering volcanoes surrounded by one giant lake. Get ready to stay much longer than expected on what has to be the world's most beautiful island
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Isla de Ometepe and my return to Granada

Tuesday, 10 Nov 2009 | Views [2264]

Riding in the back of a ute, I was making my way toward "The Great Sultan" as Granada, Nicaragua is called. It is Nicaragua's colonial jewel, much like Trinidad is to Cuba. Two year ago I was here, and two years later, I'm back! Getting dropped ... Read more >

Cultural Granada

Friday, 24 Aug 2007 | Views [3176]

            Today was my 4 th day in Central America and second in Nicaragua. I woke up refreshed at 6:30 AM because I fell asleep early last night. I washed up and then got breakfast at the hostel kitchen. I ate pancakes, a banana, cantaloupe, ... Read more >

Tags: Culture

Crossing the Border

Thursday, 23 Aug 2007 | Views [1177]

            Today was my 3 rd full day in the Land of the Ticos, which are what Costa Ricans are known as. I woke up at 3:30 AM after only sleeping about two hours last night. I ate my last banana for breakfast and packed up all my stuff. I went ... Read more >

Tags: On the Road

Gallery: Granada

Thursday, 23 Aug 2007 | Photo Gallery

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