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Locks and lakes

Nicaragua is one of the up-and-coming destinations in Central America and is a popular alternative to Guatemala. Although it has both a Caribbean and a Pacific coast, most of the tourism is based near the Pacific coast. 2,001 more words


May We Set Healthy Expectations for Ourselves

Being a first year teacher is hard. Being a first year teacher in a subject you haven’t studied in-depth is hard. Being a first year teachers in a subject you hadn’t studied in-depth in a different country and education culture while sharing a classroom with another teacher…is hard. 854 more words

Peace Corps


25/06/2015 – Núria

Me rio en la cara de Frank de la Jungla. Ayer llegué a Managua sola y de noche. Cinco minutos después de pasar el control de aduanas me di cuenta que mi mente seguía en la seguridad de Barcelona y que no recordaba ni la dirección del lugar dónde me estaba hospedando. 385 more words


The Work Continues in Nicaragua

Good morning from Westminster, MD!

Time certainly flies! While I may not have posted for a couple of months, the work has not stopped in Nicaragua. 996 more words

Living in Flesh

He’d order cold cokes from the bar, tip his bottle over ice and starve his limbs in that march towards what is next for all living in human flesh. 495 more words

Short Story

The Grand Canal

My efforts here are primarily with issues in the Northern Atlantic Autonomous Region (RAAN) but my thoughts and efforts are with all indigenous people, especially those of Nicaragua. 908 more words


Nicaragua: Part II Esteli & the Cloud Forest of Miraflor

El Coyolito: Linda Vista

The bright green gate swings open on a tilt and falls shut behind me. I walk down the path lined with small palms that arc overhead to form a tunnel of sorts. 753 more words