Summer in Nicaragua

Published: August 10th 2019
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In the summer of 2017 I spent 3 months in Nicaragua working for Quetzaltrekkers as a backpack guide. I would recommend this to anyone looking to make a difference in the local community, meet other cool travelers, and experience the beautiful nature of the region.

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Road to the volcanoboarding
Volcán del Hoyo Volcán del Hoyo
Volcán del Hoyo

The sinkhole which gives the name to the volcano
Cerro NegroCerro Negro
Cerro Negro

The volcano where volcano boarding happens
Chicken BusChicken Bus
Chicken Bus

The norm for transportation - 1980's era U.S. school buses packed with 70+ people
Amblypygi (Whip spider)Amblypygi (Whip spider)
Amblypygi (Whip spider)

Was considering sleeping in a hammock that night before I turned on my headlamp and saw this guy
El HoyoEl Hoyo
El Hoyo

The campsite
cherimoya (sugar apple)cherimoya (sugar apple)
cherimoya (sugar apple)

One of the best fruits I've ever eaten

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