Nicaragua is an amazing country to spend some time volunteering. Take a break from your rush travel and stay in Nicaragua doing volunteer, it is a great opportunity to know the country better, save some money and make a better world. Volunteering can be a tough decision, you don´t know the country and you are […]
If you are traveling and backpacking in Central America, you are probably counting your money to save as much as possible. That means that you are most likely crossing the country by bus. Buses are usually the cheapest option for traveling for any distance in these countries. Good for you! This is part of the Nicaraguan […]
Education is one of the keys to getting out of the cycle of poverty, through education people are able to think, argue, adapt and succeed. It is a fact that a single year of primary school increases a kid’s future earning potential by 5 to 15% and a girl’s even more. Nicaragua is currently known […]
Last year, I was lucky enough to spend the whole year hiking the amazing Nicaragua. A volcano land that stole my heart. I conquer several of its volcanos more than once, and the experience was awesome every single time. It was hard to choose my four favorite volcano hikes in the country, but here they […]
When I visited Ometepe Island for the first time I had really high expectation, I was ready to find a paradise. Well, that didn’t happen! I don’t give up easy, so I went again to prove that I was wrong, well that didn’t happen either!
Leon has a lot of awesome places, known by its volcanos and its revolutionary past. One thing you just cannot avoid is its churches and cathedrals, honestly, you will run into one in every corner! The fact is that Leon is the city with most churches in Nicaragua!
By boat or kayak, it’s your choice how you want to enjoy this natural reserve. In the San Juan Venado reserve, you will find a 22km long barrier island with pristine beaches, mangroves and a huge diversity of bird life, making it a bird watcher`s paradise!. Because I’m living in Leon I had the opportunity […]
The city of Matagalpa is surrounded by mountains, coffee and history. The fresh wheater is essential for enjoying the city, especially if you are coming from the hottest cities in Nicaragua like Leon or Granada. Walking around its streets and enjoying the breeze from the mountains is part of the beautiful Matagalpa.
Beach, processions and sawdust carpets are the highlights of Easter Week in the Nicaraguan city of Leon. A week focus on religion and party. How these two opposite things come together? I think is the combination of young people, tourist and devote people celebrating the same holiday with different perspectives. But no matter in which […]
Are you thinking of visiting the north of Nicaragua? Definitely, Somoto has to be in your “places to visit in Nicaragua” list. Escape from the warm cities and enjoy the fresh wheater, as a plus having an adventure water sports day. I have four strong reasons to write down Somoto on your bucket list for Nicaragua.