News Nicaragua » Granada: Uncovering the secrets of Nicaragua
Located near the old colonial town of Granada sits the stratovolcano Mombacho. Due to its lush vegetation, the Mombacho Volcano is one of the most visited sites on the South Pacific side of Nicaragua. From Mombacho, views to the west are of the Pacific ...
News Nicaragua » Granada: Nicaragua Roiled by Protests Over Social Security Benefits
The political situation in Nicaragua had been deteriorating since the re-election ... in Managua and León but soon spread to at least 10 other cities, including Granada, Masaya and Matagalpa. Videos circulating on social media sites have shown protesters ...
News Nicaragua » Granada: More protests in Nicaragua, 5 TV channels ordered off air
MANAUA, Nicaragua (AP) — More protests and clashes broke out Thursday ... they spread to three other cities: Esteli, Masaya and Granada. At the National Agrarian University in Managua, a student protester lost an eye in clashes after riot police arrived ...
News Nicaragua » Granada: Cop Hurt by Homemade Bomb during Protests in Nicaragua
MANAGUA – A policewoman was injured on Friday by a homemade bomb thrown by university students protesting changes to Nicaragua’s pension system ... including Masaya, Granada and Esteli, and have resulted in the deaths of three people, as well as ...
News Nicaragua » Granada: 5 things to know about the protests in Nicaragua
Nicaragua’s vice president ... The Nicaraguan Center for Human Rights (Cenidh) reported several people with head injuries. In Granada, a large crowd cheered as the iconic red and black Sandinista Front flag was lowered from the Plaza de los Leones.
News Nicaragua » Granada: 7 things you should know before you go to Nicaragua
And Nicaragua was actually assessed by the World Economic Forum as being safer than the UK last year. Granada was founded in 1524 by the colonialist Francisco Hernandez de Cordoba, after whom the Nicaraguan currency was named. And it’s beautiful.
News Nicaragua » Granada: Vacation seekers flock to Central American tropics as an alternative to Caribbean, Mexico
Places such as the Mombacho Volcano National Preserve and the Islets of Granada are complemented by eco-friendly hotels, surfing and lots of architectural gems. "Nicaragua is just killing it right now," said Brash. "Everybody I know is going there."
News Nicaragua » Granada: Treetop Luxury Meets Eco-Friendly in Nicaragua
Deep in the heart of Nicaragua on the Pacific coast lies a magical place surrounded ... day trips to the vibrant Colonial town of Granada, volcano exploring, and much more. Also available to the guest are snorkeling gear, kayaks, and paddleboards.
News Nicaragua » Granada: CommArts Offers Two Summer Abroad Courses
View of Granada, Nicaragua. Students will tour Granada as part of COMM 3130, Communication and Religion. This summer, the College of Communication of the Arts is offering two study-abroad opportunities to Nicaragua and the Netherlands within undergraduate ...
News Nicaragua » Granada: St. Edmond students, parents participate in Nicaragua trip
The group also toured Nicaragua: the twin volcanic island of Ometepe; a horse-drawn carriage ride in Granada; climbed to the top of a bell tower in a cathedral; toured the islands by boat; a sea turtle hatchery in Leon and hiking and sledding down an ...