As Hurricane Iota develops into a category 5 monster, Nicaragua, Honduras, and elsewhere braces for impact. It hasn’t made landfall yet and Hurricane Iota is… Read More »Category 5 Hurricane Iota Breaking Records as it Approaches Nicaragua
Land of Lakes and Volcanoes
The percentage of Nicaragua that consists of lakes..
The average amount of money in US dollars spent per day by foreign visitors to Nicaragua pre-pandemic.
Number of active volcanoes in Nicaragua.
Nicaragua Stories, Information, and Opinion
Over 1,200,000 Nicaraguans affected by Hurricane Eta Says UNICEF. As Hurricane Eta hits Central America, relief agencies get ready, while the region hopes to avoid… Read More »Hurricane Eta Makes Landfall with Predictions of Over 1.2 Million Affected in Nicaragua Alone
Over the past week, Aeromexico and American Airlines have both pushed back their return dates to Nicaragua. Right now, it’s only Avianca operating, and it’s… Read More »Why are the Airlines Not Flying to Nicaragua?
One of the biggest talking points about the COVID-19 crisis in Costa Rica has been Nicaragua. As case numbers rise, so does anti-immigration sentiment towards… Read More »Nicaraguans in Costa Rica Need Compassion, Not Pandemic Scapegoating
PAHO says the official info about COVID-19 in Nicaragua released by the government is too scarce. “Es importante tener información detallada y el resultado de… Read More »COVID-19 in Nicaragua: Pan American World Health Organization Demands More Info from Ortega Regime
People of San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua 1; Ortega Regime 0 The Ortega-supporting alcadia of San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua and Intur (the Nicaraguan Institute… Read More »San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua Humiliates Orteguistas Over Local Concert
A short tribute to Pat Werner, a www.centralamerica.com contributor and pioneering Nicaragua expat who passed away suddenly on November 30, 2019. I never met Pat… Read More »A Tribute To Nicaragua Expat Pioneer Pat Werner
Much is written about cultural stereotypes in Central America. But a lot of that is expat on expat stereotypes. But what do locals see when… Read More »Cultural Stereotypes: What Nicaraguans See When They Look At Gringos (Caution: It’s Not Pretty!)
In Nicaragua, you’ll find many hotels and homes decorated with pre-Columbian or colonial-style objects. But are they really authentic? And when looking for art in… Read More »Art In Nicaragua: Getting Nicaragua’s Past Right
For those Nicaragua expats bemoaning how to get their money into the country, long term Diriamba resident Pat Werner has a possible solution, outside of… Read More »Gold Mining In Nicaragua (Or How To Make A Living In The Land Of Lakes And Volcanoes)