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  • Gallo Pinto with eggs and tortillas | Ometepe, Nicaragua
    Food, Nicaragua

    Eating Through Nicaragua

    Nicaraguan cuisine is simple. Fresh food. Fresh ingredients. Homemade dishes with history. In our week stay in Nicaragua, we tried many local dishes that were super delicious, especially when made right. And…

  • Concepcion view at Finca del Sol | Ometepe, Nicaragua

    Scenes from Ometepe

    Ometepe blew me away. I went into our short time on the island with no idea what to expect and came out of it with a whole lotta love. I could go…

  • White faced monkeys in a tree | Ometepe, Nicaragua
    Dogs, Nicaragua

    A Nicaraguan Safari on Ometepe

    I’ve never been on a safari. It’s just not currently on my list of must-do travel things. However, I know that at some point in life, I may want to experience this.…

  • Finca Magdalena coffee | Ometepe, Nicaragua

    Coffee Break at Finca Magdalena

    Ometepe is not dense with tourist attractions, but there are a few things on the island that are definitely worth seeing. Some are natural wonders like Ojo de Agua or Volcan Concepcion,…

  • Arriving ferry | Ometepe, Nicaragua

    Getting Lucky on the Ometepe Ferry

    Before coming to Nicaragua, I heard a lot of horror stories about the ferry ride from the mainland to the island of Ometepe. Stormy skies, stomach-wrenching waves, unnerving movement, dinky boats.  All…