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Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits near the coast of Nicaragua.

5.7 earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.5 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.1 earthquake hits Western Xizang, China.


Jinotega - Matagalpa

I had breakfast at my hotel and was pleasantly surprised to find it was ‘on the house’. A walk to the bus terminal I needed saw me land at one of the fanciest in the country. 863 more words


Leon/Las Penitas, Nicaragua

This is my attempt at writing a travelogue from my current trip around Central America – hopefully it continues regularly, but no guarantees. I’ll do a few posts with just the ususa where to go what to do stuff later… 833 more words




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Depth: 30 km

Distances: 116 km S of Managua, Nicaragua / pop: 974,000 / local time: 09:03:56.2 2018-01-16
54 km SW of Rivas, Nicaragua / pop: 30,300 / local time: 09:03:56.2 2018-01-16… 13 more words

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San Juan del Sur und Playa Maderas

In San Juan del Sur hatte ich mich für das Hostel Casa Oro entschieden, 12$ pro Nacht im Dorm Room mit Frühstück inklusive und für die Verhältnisse in San Juan war es sehr ruhig. 157 more words

Bat Shit Crazy

We met our new friend, Maria, at Surfing Turtle Leon just in time to take the shuttle to the beach lodge. The “shuttle” was just a taxi and I was actually amazed at myself for learning to just ignore the insane recklessness that drivers in Nicaragua exhibit. 1.659 more words



The wind picked up during the night and the loose fitting metal door rattled loudly in its frame. I was able to solve the problem by laying my backpack along the edge of the door, thus stopping the wind from blasting in as well as silencing the door. 934 more words