Category Archives: nicaragua

too much r&r

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well, laguna de apoyo was just what we wanted. it was cooler than the cities, we could swim any time we felt the slightest bit hot (which ended up being about 4x per day), and there wasn’t much to do but sit around and relax. so, we felt fully rejuvenated after a few days there.… Continue reading →

tooling around in nicaragua

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so, bob and i quickly tired of ometepe and decided we wanted to see a little more of nicaragua before meeting back up with matt at laguna de apoyo, where he was doing a week of language school. we had been chatting with our friend, amy, who lived in managua for a few years and… Continue reading →

time for some r&r

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after our intense miraflor adventure, we decided we weren’t quite ready to tackle a tourist city (granada) as our next stop. so, we followed pete’s lead and headed out to meet him at the island of ometepe in the middle of lake nicaragua. we caught the 4pm ferry, thinking that would give us plenty of… Continue reading →

miraflor: part two

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day three… we got the privilege of heading up to mefalia’s school the next morning on our way out of town. her class seemed like your typical group of six and seven year olds. they were studying their alphabet when we arrived, and many giggled and got shy once we came into the classroom. we… Continue reading →

miraflor: part one

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it’s a little bit tricky to find the right words for our experience in miraflor. it is one that I think changed me in a profound way that I haven’t yet been able to fully process. but, let me start with trying to paint a bit of a picture of the place. UCA Miraflor is… Continue reading →