Nicaragua

By Tawanna Browne Smith | A country with a battle-worn history and a struggling population has a lot to offer in natural resources.  #travel  #nicaragua

Namaste Nicaragua Travel: In Search of Peace and Familiarity

Nicaragua travel is a term that you'll be hearing more often as people become familiar with the beauty of the destination and comfortable traveling …

Nicaragua

Bluefields

Bluefields is the capital of the municipality of the same name, and of R.A.A.S in Nicaragua. It was also capital of the now extinct Zelaya department …

History

Bluefields, Nicaragua

Description<p>Bluefields was founded in early 17th century by Dutch pirate Abraham Blauvelt, who began to use the site as their base of operations. …

Travel

Bluefields, Nicaragua | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed

Black Students in Private School, Bluefields, Nicaragua<p>Image Ownership: Public Domain<p>A city at the mouth of the Escondido River and the Caribbean …

Black History

Travel to Nicaragua

There is a wealth of amazing sites and activities awaiting those who come to travel in Nicaragua. This Latin American gem, which is slightly smaller …

Central America

Nekupe, Nicaragua Tiny Luxury Resort, Has a Big Social Mission - Bloomberg

<i>Welcome to Shopping for Good, a new series that reports on how good luxury business can intersect with a higher purpose.</i><p>By any measure, Alfredo and …

Tour this swoon-worthy luxury resort on Nicaragua's breezy southern coast | Travel

Open barely four years, the 1,670-acre Mukul Resort, on Nicaragua's breezy southern coast, is the country's luxury beacon. It's owned by wealthy …

Hotels

Walking the streets of San Pedro #Nicaragua. We were headed to La Fortaleza and the Malecon. After surviving the drama of our early morning, my girl, @mymamihood was ready for whatever was next lurking around the corner. Want details? Read all about - link in my bio. #travel #girlsgetaway #mgttravelsquad #wegotoo #latinamerica

Adventures in Nicaragua: A Girls’ Getaway & Costa Rica Day Trip

Never in a million years did I ever think I’d be writing a headline like that.Adventures in Nicaragua?I grew up in a time when Nicaragua was …

Costa Rica

5 Places in Nicaragua That Will Inspire Your Inner Artist

Much like the Matala caves in Crete, which were frequented by artists like Bob Dylan and Joni Mitchell in the 1960s and ’70s, a stint in Nicaragua …

Nicaragua: Dozens of shops lost to blaze at traditional market

<b>A fire in Nicaragua has destroyed part of a traditional market in the centre of the capital, Managua.</b><p>More than 60 stalls and shops at the Mercado Oriental have been lost to the blaze, which began in the early hours on Sunday.<p>Shopkeepers and market workers rushed to the area to try to rescue their …

Hang out in a hammock that helps reforest Nicaragua & build homes for families in need

<b>Handmade by a family of artisans in Nicaragua, WholeStory hammocks serve a dual purpose - to suspend you comfortably while also helping to build</b> …

The Nicaragua Bucket List: 25 Epic Things to Do in Nicaragua

Nicaragua was just made for bucket list adventures – with nearly 20 active volcanoes and two equally epic coastlines, it’s heaven on earth for the …

Central America

The Soviet Union fought the Cold War in Nicaragua. Now Putin’s Russia is back.

MANAGUA, NICARAGUA — On the rim of a volcano with a clear view of the U.S. Embassy, landscapers are applying the final touches to a mysterious new Russian compound.<p>Behind the concrete walls and barbed wire, a visitor can see red-and-blue buildings, manicured lawns, antennas and globe-shaped …

Russia

Russia again plants its flag in Nicaragua, stirring fears in US

On the rim of a volcano with a clear view of the US Embassy, landscapers are applying the final touches to a mysterious new Russian compound.<p>Behind …

Watch: When an idealistic American was killed in the mountains of Nicaragua… by a CIA-funded…

Watch: When an idealistic American was killed in the mountains of Nicaragua… by a CIA-funded militia<p>Ben Linder’s death changed the way the world …

Nicaragua: Staff concluding statement of the 2017 Article IV mission - IMF

PRESS RELEASE<p>By IMF<p>May 5<p><i>A Concluding Statement describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the end of an official staff visit (or 'mission'),</i> …

Isleta El Espino, Private Island Resort in Nicaragua

<b>By the time I reached the marina on Cocibolca Lake, I had been in Nicaragua long enough to feel its courting take, but I still could not put my</b> …

Nicaragua and Israel reestablishing diplomatic relations

Nicaragua and Israel will reestablish diplomatic relations after they were suspended in 2010. Nicaragua has been closely aligned with Iran and …

Israel

Fears grow over mystery Russian compound in Nicaragua - World

US officials are keeping a keen eye on a Russian complex nestled on the edge of a volcanic crater in Nicaragua.<p>The center, which is believed to be a …

Fonseca Nicaragua Petite Corona

Last summer, Quesada Cigars and the Placencia family took the Fonseca brand in a totally new direction when Quesada announced a new line using all …

Latin America

Russian compound in Nicaragua reportedly intrigues US officials

A new Russian compound in Nicaragua has reportedly intrigued U.S. officials who are skeptical of its intended use.<p>The outpost is located on the rim of a volcano and has a clear view of the U.S. Embassy in Managua, The Washington Post reported Sunday. Antennas and so-called globe-shaped devices …

Russia

Rise Up in Nicaragua

Jodi and her partner Ben Hall are on a surf trip of a lifetime driving from San Diego through Central America to Costa Rica. This time they’re in …

Central America

How Can Nicaragua Be So Happy When It Has A Stack Of Sad Statistics?

On a scorching afternoon in March, Agner Balladares Cardoza drives along Managua's chaotic main road, the Masaya Highway, jammed each day by the city's stressed-out commuters.<p>Balladares, 36, is the father of a 6-month-old girl. He has no formal job and makes his living selling whatever he can get …

Latin America

Haunted by the mystery deaths in Nicaragua’s brutal sugarcane fields

Kidney disease has killed 20,000 agricultural workers, but no one knows why<p>Two brothers stand in a dusty alley in the town of Chichigalpa in Nicaragua. They stare with suspicion at Australian photographer Josh Mcdonald, who has just captured their image – a picture that won a Wellcome Image award …

Kidney Disease

Wiser from his past, a former gang member in Nicaragua helps at-risk kids

Jairo Blanchard has organized a soccer league and other activities through his nonprofit, Recreación Sana. An estimated 800 children in Matagalpa, …

Global Ranking Of Happiness Has Happy News For Norway And Nicaragua

Norway can be frigid. And the winters bring lots of darkness. But it's the happiest nation in world, according to the 2017 World Happiness Report.<p>Denmark comes in at #2, followed by Iceland and Switzerland. Finland takes 5th place. And, it turns out, these countries have more in common than a …

Happiness

Mi Viejo Ranchito, Managua - Restaurant Reviews, Phone Number & Photos

ErikK16<p>Ann Arbor, Michigan<p>Reviewed 3 days ago NEW<p>I have dined here several times for breakfast and lunch. The food is good and predictable. There is …