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Lightning Show  

Lightning Show

The lighting show over the ocean at Las Penitas the night before we left.
Leon & Masaya

October 8th 2011
The last few days we have spent in Leon and Masaya, population 150,000 and 100,000 respectively. As mentioned before, Leon is a colonial town and it was our launching pad for Las Penitas. The night we left Las Penitas back for Leon we had a pretty awesome lightning show over the ocean. I would venture to say that lightning struck every two seconds or so for a few hours. Interestingly, it never ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Nicaragua » Capital Region » Masaya

Nicaraguan Flag 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
11th October 2011

Cool picture.

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