This is exactly what I want when I die... a loose tuba band and some happy looking mourners blocking evening traffic through the town square while following a pickup with a casket in back. YES! what a way to say adios!
Adios Nicaragua, Hola Guatemala December 17th 2009 If you've known me for some time, you know I don't like to say goodbye. It is a known fact that I will do whatever possible to avoid the whole 'goodbye' situation altogether. For me, "see you later" is a term I'm much more comfortable with, for what does a goodbye really mean? Does it mean we will never cross paths again? And if so, how can you possibly know one way or another? Besides, every ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Nicaragua The Pacific Coast of Nicaragua was settled as a Spanish colony from Panama in the early 16th century. Independence from Spain was declared in 1821 and the country became an independent republic in 1838. Britain occupied the Caribbean Coast in the fir... ... read more