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Perils of Polly: Hurricanes, volcanos in Nicaragua: Respect Nature

...Her perils continue in Costa Rica and Nicaragua. I was finally convinced this was a...official opening of the hurricane season in Nicaragua, so it shouldn't be one. But as I...directions, we finally arrived at one of Nicaragua's tourist attractions: Masaya Volcano...
Local woman sells belongings, commits to missionary work

...when she spent six and a half years in Nicaragua, she said. "What I do when I'm down...a mission trip out of the country to Nicaragua, and they said I was going with them...the year that killed 9,000 people in Nicaragua and Honduras and other parts of Central...
Perils of Polly: Should have known -- dangerous way to San Jose

...Her perils continue in Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Whenever the country Costa Rica I had to go. But going to Nicaragua was a little more convoluted. It wasn't...Maria Pedro, had been a missionary to Nicaragua. She still had a farm there, and we...
Nikiski man wins Central American ultramarathon

...100-kilometer (62 miles) ultramarathon in Nicaragua last month, the "Ultramaraton Fuego...countries of Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica."While researching...brothers made it to San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua. After Gabe returned to Maui, his home...
Child migrants driven to US by violence, poverty

...of shared responsibility," Alcocer said. He said Mexico plans to raise the issue at a regional immigration conference in Nicaragua later this month.At the Senda de Vida shelter in Reynosa, a short distance from the Rio Grande, Brother Hector Silva said...
News 74 percent, according to the London-based International Coffee Organization. In Costa Rica, it's 64 percent; in Nicaragua, 37 percent; and in Honduras, 25 percent.In its April report, the ICO said the average price for coffee hit a two-year...
Perils of Polly: Note to self: Always pack a flashlight

...adventures. Her perils continue in Costa Rica and Nicaragua. I would not wish crossing the Nicaragua-Costa Rica border on my worst enemy. Crossing...feel the breeze cool me off, experience Nicaragua, and even practice my Spanish on Omar, who...
Perils of Polly: When it rains, it pours

...adventures. Her perils continue in Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Here I was, in a tiny village in Nicaragua, faced with quite a dilemma: the inside...mission trip to the north-western tip of Nicaragua. Maria said the roads were pretty bad...
Perils of Polly: On a mission to see coati and toucans

...Her perils continue in Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Maralee and I sat holding our breaths...and then get a bus the next morning for Nicaragua. She'd catch a bus back to her host's...English that I needed the bus to the Nicaragua border, and he explained it to the cabbie...
Perils of Polly: Cats and dogs? Here, it's raining frogs

...Her perils continue in Costa Rica and Nicaragua. My hands once again were white-knuckled...engulfed in a torrential downpour in Nicaragua, only this time it was night, and I...the wheel, alone, I relaxed. While Nicaragua was known for its corrupt police who...


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