A little bit of Nicaragua! May 2nd 2009 Hello everybody,
recently I spent a bit more than a week in Nicaragua. Since I came to Panama I really wanted to visit Costa Rica and/or Nicaragua. But due to many things that happened my budget wouldn't allow me to visit Costa Rica, since this country is not very cheap. So I decided to skip Costa Rica and just drive through that country and visit Nicaragua instead. On my way back to Panama I ... 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
Bon Biní, Bienvenido, Welkom, Welcome, Benvenuto, Wilkommen!
I'm Elton, from the island of Curaçao (Southern Caribbean) where I was born, raised and currently living. I grew up in a local neighbourhood just west of Otrobanda in Willemstad. I speak Papiamentu, Dutch, Spanish, English, regular Italian and a little German. Curaçao is a small but unique Island. It's not the typical Caribbean island with just sun and beaches. It has a rich and interesting history and culture. The capital, Willemstad, is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Visit Curaçao . com ... full info