Around Town with Roof Dog

The Nicaraguan owned “Hostel Los March” is a new location for backpackers. It has 23 beds, a bar and a restaurant. They also provide transport to the beaches and nearby towns of Rivas and Peñas Blancas. Hostel Los March is located in Avenida Pedro Joaquin Chamorro, behind El Gato Negro, […]

National and Regional News Briefs

American Airlines– A new nonstop route between Managua and Dallas (Fort Worth – DFW) will start on June 7th 2015. US Flight 2200 will depart at 8:30 am from Managua International Airport and arrive in Dallas at 1:29 pm. Flight 115 will depart from Dallas at 3:30 pm and arrive […]


INVITATION – Second Assembly of CANATUR Attorney Sergio Corrales, Secretary of the Board of the Chapter of San Juan del Sur National Chamber of Tourism CANATUR, invites tourism entrepreneurs invited to the second meeting to be held on Wednesday, May 6th from 10am to 12 noon at Restaurante Terraza de […]

Tourism School   Recently updated !

The Municipal Government of San Juan del Sur, in partnership with the Polytechnic University of Nicaragua (UPOLI) and the Nicaraguan Institute of Tourism (INTUR), presented the business sector with an explanation of the strategy of the Municipal School of Tourism of San Juan del Sur. This is a national government […]

Public Private Partnership – Security Project

María Silva – Del Sur News On Friday April 24th at the restaurant El Globo, there was a meeting of the on of the project Plan for the Prevention, Detection and Management of Public Security in the resort town of San Juan del Sur. The presentation was attended by businesses […]

What’s New in Ostional   Recently updated ! Some $15,000 will be invested in a market in the community of Ostional located 27 kilometers south of the urban area of San Juan del Sur, local community leaders confirmed this April 27th. The community of Ostional donated the land on which the project will be built with the […]

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Beach Clean-Up Some 60 male and female students from the Stella Maris School in San Juan del Sur participated in the cleaning of the coast and central park area on April 22nd as a way of celebrating World Earth Day, so confirmed Professor Edgar Enrique Maliaños, Deputy Director of the school. […]

Sanjuaneño makes National U-17 Team Noel Donaldo Álvarez Sandino was born in San Juan del Sur on January 31, 1998 year to parents and Iris Guadalupe Sandino Lugo and Noel Álvarez Víctor (Fory) and ex midfield football player from the San Juan del Sur Football team. Noel explained “Since my […]


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Across America Mountain Bike Tour

Across America Mountain Bike Tour The local Office of Tourism recently hosted this event in San Juan del Sur which is aimed at encouraging and promoting sustainable activities that contribute to the respect and care for our natural environment. For the second consecutive year, the international “Across America Mountain Bike […]

National and Regional News Briefs

Mombacho Volcano – The forest fire wereported on in last week’s edition is now out, however it destroyed a total of 130 hectares of forest in 14 days. Well over 10,000 trees were destroyed, including; roble, cedro, melero, guanacaste and tempisque as well as causing damage to nesting birds and […]

Surfers Look for a Break at Playa Maderas

Kelvin Marshall – Del Sur News The start of a proposed resort at Playa Maderas (a few kilometers north of San Jun del Sur) has ignited a firestorm of protest from surfers, some of whom remain convinced that their surf beach will be “privatized”. The project, tucked into the extreme […]


Happy Earth Day!

By Melissa Castillo Manager Marketing and Publicity The International Day of Mother Earth (Earth Day) is celebrated every year on April 22nd. It’s a day of celebration in many countries, and was started by the US Senator; Gaylord Nelson who established this day to create awareness of the common problems […]

Sanjuaneña to Participate in Haig Congress

The Dra. Verónica García Reyes traveled to Holland having been invited by the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), as Secretary of the Asociación de Mujeres Bahía Gaspar García Laviana to participate in a Congress of Women in The Hague (April 27th – 29th, 2015). During the congress […]

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Beach Volleyball Academy of San Juan del Sur

Campeones Centroamericanos Noviembre 2014 María Silva – Del Sur News Following an extraordinary meeting of the Academy of Beach Volleyball – San Juan del Sur on the 17th of April at the Stella Maris School, the President of the Academy; Mr. Denis López Muñiz announces; The Beach Volleyball Academy of […]

Around Town With Roof Dog

The Sanjuaneña Martha Víctor is the new owner of vivero Jardín Paraíso (Paradise Garden Nursery) located within the Zen Yoga complex and offering ornamental plants, palm trees, herbs, flowerpots and souvenirs. They also offer advice for your garden designs. Bilingual service Monday to Friday from 8: am to 5: pm […]

National and Regional News Briefs

Panama Canal Boss Critical of Nicaraguan Canal Project – The Engineer; Jorge Luis Quijano who is currently on a seven year term as Panamanian Canal Administrator has stated that China does not want to fund the Nicaragua Canal. Speaking after the XII Panama Maritime World Conference and Exhibition (XII Conferencia […]