Tag Archives: Nicaragua

World Trip 2012-13: Day 120 – Ometepe to Monteverde, Costa Rica

Highlights: Border Crossing, Toucan Sighting, Sunset in Monteverde.  With a 6 am departure time today we had an early start. Our host family provided a good breakfast to Stephen, Daniel and myself having helpfully gotten up early themselves. I shipped … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 119 – Ometepe, Nicaragua

Highlights: Island Wildlife, Rock Statures, Thermal Springs.  Today was a chance to explore this unique island while others went bike riding and the more fit and willing climbed Conception Volcano. But first I had breakfast at our homestay. The homestay … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 118 – Granada to Ometepe, Nicaragua

Highlights: Carriage ride around Granada, Sunset at Ometepe. As we weren’t leaving Granada until 12 this created an opportunity to explore the town. Following the advice of James and Robin I sought out their driver from yesterday who provided them … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 117 – Granada, Nicaragua

Highlights: Laguna de Apoyo, Masaya local market, Masaya Volcano National Park. With around 4 hours sleep after the marathon 22 hour drive yesterday I crawled out of bed to visit the surrounding area of Granada. Some of the smarter members … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 116 – Roatan Bay Islands to Granada, Nicaragua

Highlights: 22 hours travelling to Granada 😦 We spent 22 hours travelling today. We left the hotel at 5.30 am and after trying the airport we got redirected to the Ferry for a rough crossing. There were some screams from … Continue reading

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