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I know I should do something about that, but…….

How many times have a said that in my life? I should give up drinking – took me until 39 yrs. of age to do that. I told myself for years, “I know I should do something about that, but…….” … Continue reading

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The bedroom of Managua, Nicaragua – Diriamba

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The bedroom of Managua or the dormitory city – Diriamba is where people live when they cannot afford or do not want to live in Managua. My interest in Diriamba? It is the closest city to Casares that has stores … Continue reading

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The 5 questions to ask yourself before starting a blog

I had a member of the “The Big Mozey Traveler’s Group” asked me the following question about starting a blog: “What I’m really hoping to learn is more about blogging. …would love to now how often you post & how … Continue reading

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The tornado’s funnel began forming in the dark clouds

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Tornado, with the emphasis on the a – tornaaado – they said when they spotted the funnel coming out of the clouds. A tornado, or waterspout, was forming over the Pacific Ocean, off the shores of Casares, Nicaragua. It was … Continue reading

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Independence Day festivities in Casares, Nicaragua

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Independence Day in Nicaragua – freedom, or as close as you can get to it in Central America. I guess I could say the same about the Independence Days in the USA, but that is a whole post in and … Continue reading

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The End of Times – Uaxactun, Peten District, Guatemala

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The End of Times is based on the Mayan calendar created in a village called Uaxactun. The town of Uaxactun is located in one of the most desolate areas of Guatemala. The town is north of the famous Tikal site of … Continue reading

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SEO obstacle course is tough on a 59 yr. old traveler

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Oh, this SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is tough on this ol’ boy. Not having anyone to mentor me, I wade through the maze of websites that guarantee 1,000’s of Facebook and Twitter fans or followers. “Reach the top of the … Continue reading

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I bet you didn’t know that! 10 facts about Nicaragua

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Nicaragua has really come a long way since the civil war in the 1980’s, but you’ll be able to tell, by the following facts, that it still has a long way to go. 1) This is how many of the … Continue reading

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