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News Nicaragua » Leon: Migrants Are Up Against Nicaragua’s “Containment Wall”

News channel or source: http://www.ipsnews.net/2018/02/migrants-hit-hard-nicaraguas-closed-border-strategy/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

MANAGUA, Feb 15 2018 (IPS) - Nicaragua’s “containment wall”, aimed at bolstering internal security, has been successful with regard to the fight against transnational crime. But its victims are migrants who are relentlessly blocked from passing ...

News Nicaragua » Leon: Migrants Are Hit Hard by Nicaragua’s Closed-Border Strategy

News channel or source: http://www.globalissues.org/news/2018/02/15/23938
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

MANAGUA, Feb 15 (IPS) - Nicaragua's "closed-border" strategy, aimed at bolstering internal security, has been successful with regard to the fight against transnational crime. But its victims are migrants who are relentlessly blocked from passing through ...

News Nicaragua » Leon: Boiling Mud Pools of San Jacinto

News channel or source: https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/boiling-mud-springs-of-san-jacinto
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Volcano Telica remains one of the most popular attractions for visitors to Nicaragua, not just for its gigantic lava-filled crater, but also for its stunning views over the ocean and the neighboring volcanoes. But nearby, in the small town of San Jacinto ...

News Nicaragua » Leon: Central America travel guide – which is the perfect country for you?

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/central-america/central-america-travel-guide/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Only 30 miles separate the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea in Panama. Even at the widest sections of Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua, you can easily visit both coasts during a week-long trip. Broadly speaking, the Pacific is more developed, thanks to ...

News Nicaragua » Leon: Geographical Divisions of Colonial Nicaragua: Impacts on Development in the Indigenous Territories

News channel or source: https://intpolicydigest.org/2018/02/20/geographical-divisions-colonial-nicaragua-impacts-development-indigenous-territories/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The first conquest into Nicaragua began in 1520 was by conquistador Francisco Hernández de Córdoba, the founder of Granada and Leon. Yet, instead of incorporating all the Nicaraguan territory under the Spanish Empire, the Spanish conquistadors left the ...

News Nicaragua » Leon: The Most Popular Travel Destinations in Central America

News channel or source: https://www.rd.com/advice/travel/popular-destinations-in-central-america/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

If wellness is a priority, check out these healthy retreats to kick-start—and keep—a new program. One of Nicaragua's oldest cities, as well as its political and intellectual center, León is brimming with history, culture, and architectural grandeur.

News Nicaragua » Leon: Leon, Nicaragua 10 Day Weather

News channel or source: https://weather.com/weather/tenday/l/Leon+Nicaragua+NUXX1555:1:NU
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

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News Nicaragua » Leon: Spending: Nicaragua's beaches and volcanoes for the budget-conscious traveler

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/sns-201712210907--tms--kplngmpctnkm-a20180112-20180112-story.html
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

For example, the hike up Telica, near Leon, is considered moderate, and you'll be rewarded with views of bubbling lava at the top. On Ometepe, an island in Lake Nicaragua formed by twin volcanoes, hardy trekkers can summit either peak, kayak around the ...

News Nicaragua » Leon: Nicaragua: Volcanos Up Close

News channel or source: http://blog.chron.com/traveler/2017/08/nicaragua-oceans-lakes-and-volcanos/
Publication date: hursday 10 August 2017

Inside a circle that says, Nicaragua, Central America ... Perhaps Momotombo is the closest volcano to the city of Leon. It’s also the name of chocolate bars, so easy for me to remember. Momotombo is another highly active volcano. In 1625 it destroyed ...

News Nicaragua » Leon: Improving global health: In Nicaragua, Madison doctors transform patient, themselves

News channel or source: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/health_med_fit/improving-global-health-in-nicaragua-madison-doctors-transform-patient-themselves/article_040f6342-787f-5449-b297-d12d151d443e.html
Publication date: Sunday 06 November 2011

LEÓN, Nicaragua — Seven doctors and a surgical tech from Madison plunged into a sea of need: parents clutching toddlers with cleft lips and cleft palates, women hiding faces with grotesque bumps and birthmarks, men whose crooked noses suggested car ...