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Masaya Volcano, Nicaragua

Destination Guide: Colonial Town of Granada, Nicaragua

The Colonial town of Granada is one of Nicaragua’s most important cities! Granada got its name from Hernández de Córdoba; he chose the name after the Spanish city of Granada! There are many things to see in Granada, for instance, the beautifully colored colonial buildings, churches, cathedral, the pristine Lake Apoyo, a bird’s eye view of the […]

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History of the Coyotepe Fortress…

Coyotepe Fortress was initially built in 1893 by President Zelaya in order to stop attacks from conservative forces, mostly North American armies, from Managua, Masaya and Leon. In 1948 an underground dungeon was built to hold many political prisoners; it is said that at some points this small fortress held over 800 prisoners at one time! […]

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Go adventure & find yourself!!

  Stay tuned for tomorrow’s awesome post on the stunningly beautiful Colonial City of Granada! I will be covering what you can do while you are in Granada & close surrounding areas, cheap places to eat, many different activities to do while in Granada and MORE!! Stay tuned!! — Dawn Kealing. <3

Volcanic Island of Ometepe.

Yesterday was such a great day! You may have noticed from my previous blog post. :P Last night while we were walking to get dinner a couple of us stopped to look back, just in time to see this bright and big ‘star’ flying through the sky. I swear it was a meteor or something […]