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Land of Smoke and Honey (CAO Gold Honey Petite Corona)

Having learned that a Petite Corona is the perfect size to smoke in a 45 minute drive, I had occasion to go to Kelowna again, and took the opportunity to indulge in my next candidate from my… 665 more words


Overdue ramblings à la carte

It has been 116 days since I last posted a real update. The four intervening months have been eventful and there has been plenty of news to share along the way, but with the end of summer and the resumption of school and work for all of us in the Hale household, I simply haven’t found the time and emotional energy it takes for me to write. 2,371 more words

Day of the Dead: Matagalpa, Nicaragua

Is Dia de los Muertos celebrated in Nicaragua?  Yeah, but if you’re expecting sugar skulls and catrina-style skeleton face paint, you’ve come to the wrong place.   653 more words


Brasil, India e Islandia impulsan energía limpia en Nicaragua

Nicaragua está cerrando el 2014 con importantes alianzas para el desarrollo de las energías limpias, entre ellas dos con los países del llamado grupo BRICS India y Brasil.  626 more words

Construction of Nicaragua canal to begin December 22

Reuters reports:

‘Construction of Nicaragua’s $50 billion Interoceanic Grand Canal, expected to rival the Panama Canal, will begin Dec. 22 after feasibility studies have been approved, the committee overseeing the project said on Thursday. 143 more words


El Pulso de la Semana. Edición No. 318, 22 de noviembre de 2014

El Pulso de la Semana. Edición No. 318, 22 de noviembre de 2014

Entonces, ¿habrá canal?

El miércoles recién pasado, un día antes que se realizara lo que voceros oficiales habían anunciado como la presentación de los estudios finales del Gran Canal Interoceánico, me encontré en los Estados Unidos a un conocido analista internacional que, conocedor del anuncio del gobierno de Nicaragua, me preguntó: “Entonces, ¿habrá canal?” 709 more words

El Pulso De La Semana

Little Corn: a hidden gem!

Yet another early start to catch the morning flight to Big Corn.
A quick boat ride over to Little Corn and we were transported to this tiny Caribbean island, with no roads, no cars, just peace! 239 more words