Well guys I’m swinging back to the US for a long layover to visit one of my college friends. The next couple of posts will be recaps of Nicaragua.
A\If some of you didn’t know, Ortega was re-elected as Nicaragua’s president. He is well known in the civil war the ravaged the country in the 80′s. The people I talked to are cautionsly optimistic while some are exicted. I guess a wait and see approach will have to take place. Here is a road sign left from the election(I think it’s weird the party’s color is pink):
As my sis said “Who know a bycycle could be a family car!!” I’ve seen four people on one bike!! One on the handlebars, 1 on the crossbar, 1 on the seat and one in the rear. Even though I could get the on film…here is a two seater:
Speaking of transportation, they use our school buses and transportation between cities. Don’t get it twisted there are nicer buses for longer trips, but this is the norm for 1-2 hour jaunts. They paint them fancy colors, throw some rims on and roll out: