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Is Nicaragua the Next Costa Rica?

Nicholas Kontis | Posted 05.18.2014 | Travel
Nicholas Kontis

In the first century of the new millennium, Panama became the new "in" nation in Central America. Fast forward to present day and there is a new Central American travel destination ready to take the crown of the next hot destination.

The Kardashian Index: On the "How" and "Why" of International Development Work

Ming Holden | Posted 04.06.2014 | Impact
Ming Holden

I wondered what the tenuous connection was between Britney Spears the breathing human and the faded sticker bearing her image thousands of miles away.

Preparing for Disaster in Nicaragua

Michael Solis | Posted 09.07.2013 | Impact
Michael Solis

My friends tease me, telling me I have to relax. But the truth is that we never know when these things might happen, and it's better to be prepared for the worst should the unwanted ever unfold.

Will Correa Assume Chavez's Role Leading Latin American Socialism?

Daniel Wagner | Posted 03.05.2013 | World
Daniel Wagner

With Hugo Chavez having now passed, the question of who will inherit his legacy as the vanguard of 21st century socialism in Latin America is foremost in the minds of many.

A Nicaraguan Haven For World Travelers

Norm Schriever | Posted 01.20.2013 | Travel
Norm Schriever

There was no 'localism' nor territorial problems -- Nicaragua's surf champions regularly share waves with beginners and tourists.

Volcano Eruption Forces Mass Evacuation

AP | Posted 09.09.2012 | World

MANAGUA, Nicaragua -- Activity in the San Cristobal volcano in Nicaragua has calmed a day after three loud explosions were accompanied by a huge erupt...