Category Archives: Nicaragua

Granada, Nicaragua; a great detour!

Granada, Nicaragua; a great detour!

Arriving in Granada, Nicaragua Tim and I caught a cab before the sun was blistering hot.  We knew the chances of finding one with air conditioning were slim to none.  The driver charged us $50 for the one hour trip from San Juan Del Sur to Granada, Nicaragua.  There was a semi-scenic desert landscape with… Continue Reading

San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua

San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua About an hour-ish after getting through the CR-Nicaragua border, Tim gave me the signal that it was time to get off the Tica Bus.  We were at a bump in the road town that consisted of a couple local restaurants and a hand full of taxis.  We recovered our belongings… Continue Reading

Tica Bus Trip to Nicaragua & Costa Rica

Tica Bus Trip to Nicaragua & Costa Rica

What is the Tica Bus? Tica is used to refer to Costa Rica or it’s people, Tico for the fella’s.  There are a couple of different bus options when traveling from Costa Rica to other countries.  The Tica Bus came highly recommended.  The cost was $26 (USD) each way and went from San Jose, Costa… Continue Reading

Nicaragua, an overview

Short Trip to Nicaragua Nicaragua is a tough one to rate.  I’m going to give it 3 stars although I don’t have as much to go off of here as I do in some of the other places.  I spent a Grand Total of 3 nights in Nicaragua and it is going on my list… Continue Reading