Nicaragua – It’s All About the Hammock

Written by Jaillan Yehia. Posted in Americas, Nicaragua, Worldwide Vacation

Lazing around the Laguna de Apoyo

Lazing around the Laguna de Apoyo

Never have I been to a more hammock-friendly country than Nicaragua.

Here, hammocks are omnipresent. Every hotel, home, café and market flaunts their hammocks in front of me; ‘Come’, they seem to whisper, ‘get in, bring your book. Whatever it is you think you have to do, or wherever it is you think you have to be, you don’t. All will be well with the world if you envelope yourself in my fabric folds’.

Cycling tour of Granada, Nicaragua

Written by Jaillan Yehia. Posted in Americas, Nicaragua

Catedral De Granada

Catedral De Granada

One of the most memorable places I’ve ever rented a bicycle is Granada, Nicaragua.

Not long after arriving and sleeping off the jetlag, I peer out through the huge carved wooden doors of my hotel into the rural and slow-paced street outside and realise how perfect for cycling this city this is, within an hour I’m back in the saddle and exploring the streets for myself…