Team Nicaragua Travels to the ISA World Junior Surfing Championship   Recently updated !

The President of the Nicaraguan Federation of Surf (FENISURF), Dexter Ramirez told Del Sur News that the National Surf Team will participate in the World Juniors to be held in California, USA, next week. Playa Remanso will be represented by Diego y Gerardo Cruz Siezar, Playa San Juan del Sur […]

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Canadian Thanksgiving Day is on Monday October 12th. (Thanksgiving in Canada is celebrated on the second Monday of October each year). Congratulations to Oliver Solis (Playa Gigante). Oliver recently took part in the Lofoten Masters in Norway and Finished in 4th place in the Open Category. Oliver, dominating in the […]

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New Business Feature   Recently updated !

Authentic Mexican Food – La Catrina Manuel Espinoza is the owner and experienced Mexican Chef who has created a unique dining location with 100% Mexican recipes and is surprising the visitors. Espinoza said “We are very pleased with the reaction from our customers, I think it exceeds their expectations and […]

Underwater Cleaning – Bay of San Juan del Sur

The School and Dive Center “Dive Nicaragua” – is promoting and organizing a weekend of “Underwater Cleaning of the Bay of San Juan del Sur” on Saturday October 31st and Sunday November 1st. They invite volunteer participants and up to 100 divers (recreational, craft and military) to go underwater over […]

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Cardenas Lake Fishermen On the 21st of September, a delegation of officials from the Nicaraguan Institute of Fisheries INPESCA that promote the work of fishing cooperatives met with fishermen from the community of San Emilio about five kilometers south of the urban area of ??the town of Cárdenas. According to the cooperative, […]

Local Business Feature

NPM Offers Peace of Mind Nica Property Management (NPM) was established to provide a link between owners and tenants in the growing rental market here in the San Juan del Sur area. NPM has a diverse client list and cares for properties on behalf of absent owners as well as […]


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CHA CHA CHA – New Happy Hour started this Monday from 3:00pm to 6:00pm it’s $1 Beers (Toña, Victoria Clasica & Frost) & Rums (Ron Plata). $2 Appetizers; Hummus, Chili (without bacon), Vegan Chili & Ceviche (Remember; all beers are “KO Approved”) and “Welcome Back Steve”. La CASCADA @ PELICAN […]

Regional and National News Briefs

Political Polls – It’s still well over a year to the next presidential election in Nicaragua (on Sunday 6th November 2016), however the pollsters have released some numbers that they feel are important. A CID Gallup survey shows that President Daniel Ortega (65% favorable) and wife Rosario Murillo (70% favorable) […]

Brindan homenaje póstumo a Karlita Raquel Chávez Fonseca, funcionaria pública municipal Más de 600 pobladores, entre trabajadores de la municipalidad de San Juan del Sur, amigos, familia y miembros de la iglesia cristiana Nazareno, brindaron un merecido homenaje póstumo a Karlita Raquel Chávez Fonseca quien Falleció este 16 de septiembre después de varios días de enfermedad. La funcionaria pública municipal […]


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National Police of Rivas; 36th Anniversary Promotions On Thursday the 17th of September, the authorities of the National Police from the Department of Rivas held their 36 year Anniversary on the north side of the police compound in downtown Rivas. During the commemorative activities, about 63 members of the service received promotions the next grade. Present […]

Community of Pie de Gigante in Tola select name of Protected Marine Area About 200 residents of the coastal community of Pie de Gigante in the Municipality of Tola (located 25 kilometers west of the town of the same name) participated through a secret ballot in selecting the name of the protected marine area. An activity carried out in the community plaza […]

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Comunidad Connect – Staff Spotlight

Well-known in San Juan del Sur as a former pitcher for the Nicaraguan National Baseball team, Alejandro Noguera runs the Comunidad Connect Sports Park. Alejandro began working with CC in 2007 and was selected for the role because of his athletic experience and extensive knowledge of the community. Since then, […]


Mangia Mangia Italian Fast Foods (Mangia Mangia meaning Eat! Eat!) is the name of the newest Italian fast food business in SJdS. They offer panzerotti (deep fried pizza pocket), arancino (fried cheese stuffed rice ball), salads, sandwiches, pastas and cold pastas, juices, beer and wine. They opened last week and […]

Regional and National News Briefs

Carlos Slim – One of the world’s richest men was in Nicaragua last week, the first time since 2007 (when his luxury yacht was anchored in the bay of San Juan del Sur). At a meeting with the business elite and key government officials, Slim noted that since his last […]


Metrópolis – Rivas

By Denis Suárez Metrópolis is the new dining option in Rivas. A small place but nicely decorated. According to the owner of Argentina-Bolivia heritage, the idea is to offer a new concept to the people who come to Rivas looking for something different. They can try the flavors of the […]

Tourism Industry Workers Demand Proper Pay Some workers in the tourism industry of San Juan del Sur have commented that certain tourism businesses always refuse to pay the holidays established under the labor law, a compliant that was reported on the morning of Wednesday the 9th of September by persons who did not want their […]

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Friendly Softball in San Juan del Sur A friendly ‘Triangle’ meeting of softball teams took place in in the Municipality of San Juan del Sur with the participation of teams from Customs at Peñas Blancas, Customs Central Office and the local softball champions of 2015 – “Los Dantos” (Tapirs). The meeting was held this last September […]