PANAM-SUR
Nicaragua
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A warm welcome from President Ortega

A warm welcome from President Ortega
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Mandatory desinfection

Mandatory desinfection
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Immigration

Immigration
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Fast food lunch break

Fast food lunch break
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Overcrowded bus to the capital

Overcrowded bus to the capital
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Granada

Granada
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Cathedral

Cathedral
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Plaza

Plaza
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Parque Nacional Volcán Masaya

Parque Nacional Volcán Masaya
Volcan Masaya 130
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View from the top

View from the top
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The dramatic Santiago crater or "mouth of hell" is still very active

The dramatic Santiago crater or "mouth of hell" is still very active
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To keep the goddess of fire happy sacrifices were made to the lava pit, often women and children

To keep the goddess of fire happy sacrifices were made to the lava pit, often women and children
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Monument to two German scientists who experimented with the gases of the Santiago crater and died in an explosion

Monument to two German scientists who experimented with the gases of the Santiago crater and died in an explosion
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The guards were in a hurry to get home for New Years Eve celebration

The guards were in a hurry to get home for New Years Eve celebration
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Camping at the deserted visitor center...

Camping at the deserted visitor center...
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...at full moon...

...at full moon...
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...watching the fireworks in nearby Masaya

...watching the fireworks in nearby Masaya
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Lago Managua with Momotombo volcano and Momotombito island

Lago Managua with Momotombo volcano and Momotombito island
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Welcome to the capital of Nicaragua

Welcome to the capital of Nicaragua
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US Embassy

US Embassy
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Welcome to León, capital of the revolution

Welcome to León, capital of the revolution
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Siesta

Siesta
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On the way to the beach

On the way to the beach
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Las Peñitas

Las Peñitas
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Our place for the night

Our place for the night
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Leon & around 164
Early morning traffic

Early morning traffic
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Leon & around 187
The local bus

The local bus
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Active volcanoes wherever you look

Active volcanoes wherever you look
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All trucks are heavily guarded

All trucks are heavily guarded
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The border to Honduras

The border to Honduras
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Leaving Nicaragua

Leaving Nicaragua