Living in Nicaragua

Living in Nicaragua

World Vets Spay and Neuter clinic San Juan del Sur

Next we will have a World Vets Spay and Neuter clinic San Juan del Sur. World Vets is a veterinary non-profit whose mission is...

Mothers Day in Nicaragua (Getting it Politically Correct)

Mothers Day in Nicaragua (Getting it Politically Correct) By Kelvin Marshall – Del Sur News Mothers Day in Nicaragua is celebrated on the 30th of May, a...

ESCUELA ADELANTE DESTINATIONS PLUS PROGRAM

ESCUELA ADELANTE “DESTINATIONS PLUS” PROGRAM Editorial Team - Del Sur News Escuela Adelante (a registered 501c (3) in the USA) mission statement is to offer a new...

Indigenous Veracruz del Zapotal

Indigenous Veracruz del Zapotal - On October 11th, more than 3,000 residents, indigenous people of Veracruz (located four kilometers west of Rivas) celebrated 523...

Jean Brugger Foundation and Local Businesses

Jean Brugger Foundation and Local Businesses Representatives from the Fundación A. Jean Brugger and local businesses from San Juan del Sur held the first meeting...

Affordable Housing in Nicaragua

Affordable Housing in Nicaragua Alliance - Building Your Future By Scarleth Aragón - Del Sur News This project opened its offices in the Department of Rivas on...

Water Protection Incentives for San Juan del Sur

On March 8th, in the community of Miravalle in the Municipality of San Juan del Sur, a meeting was held between 40 farm owners...

Burning the Old Year

Burning the Old Year A Nicaraguan New Year's tradition is the symbolic burning (at midnight) of the old year (Año Viejo or simply El Viejo)...

In Nicaragua; December Starts with a Bang

Nicaragua December The Spanish imposed Catholicism (perpetuated over the years) has produced some of the most popular and deeply religious celebrations that have also managed...

The Canicular or Dog Days of Summer in Nicaragua

The Canicular or Dog Days of Summer in Nicaragua are the hot, sultry days characterized by a drop or break in rainfall. Historically they follow...

Patriotic Festivities in Nicaragua – Independence Day

Patriotic Festivities in Nicaragua As with every year, between the months of August and September, the Nicaraguan people are full of pride and blanket the...

Papagayo Winds Affecting Pacific Nicaragua

There are many famous wind patterns around the world, such as the Santa Ana's of California or the Chinooks of Western Canada. Here in...

Generator Safety and Operating Tips

Generator Safety Operating Tips Always use your generator outside. In the rainy season; keep the generator dry. Use under an open canopy-like structure (like...

Quesillo Foods of Nicaragua

Quesillo Foods of Nicaragua The Delicious and Popular “Quesillo” In Nicaragua we have a variety of traditional and popular foods such as the delicious quesillo. Traditionally...

La Chiquita in San Juan del Sur (Griteria Chiquita)

La Chiquita in San Juan del Sur On August 15th San Juan del Sur Celebrates the Virgin Mary with a “Small Hue and Cry” (Griteria...

National News Briefs 28th October 2016

National News Briefs 28th October 2016 More Geothermal The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will fund geothermal exploration and improvements of over US $ 100 million. Statistics...

Security Alert – The Young “Palmeras”

A big part of the enjoyment of being on vacation is having lunch or refreshments outside on a patio or deck. However, with this...

Safety Warning – Monkey Attack

After yet another attack by one of the two spider monkeys raised since they were very young by Beverly “BJ” Mart, we would be...

UNDERSTANDING NICARAGUA RESIDENCY LEGISLATION

UNDERSTANDING NICARAGUA RESIDENCY LEGISLATION Nicaragua has a complex Legislation regarding its immigration policies. This article is an attempt to make everyone understand in the simplest...

15TH ANNIV LIBRARY IN SAN JUAN DEL SUR

15TH ANNIV LIBRARY IN SAN JUAN DEL SUR Last November the 12th, the Biblioteca Móvil celebrated its 15th Anniversary with activities such as crafts, face...