Search:

Type: Posts; User: ann

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. 1980's in Beholden, a neighborhood in Bluefields

    For those without facebook, Bluefields' Alcaldia posted this video this morning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fgzy6jJzeeU&feature=youtu.be
  2. Re: Compendium of Nicaraguan construction ebooks (Dropbox folder)

    Thanks. I've got 01 but had not even heard of the others.
  3. Thread: Cayman Roca - RAAS

    by ann
    Replies
    17
    Views
    2,152

    Re: Cayman Roca - RAAS

    Thank you...there's much about the area where we are that is worthy of praise: beautiful.
  4. Thread: Cayman Roca - RAAS

    by ann
    Replies
    17
    Views
    2,152

    Re: Cayman Roca - RAAS

    As this linked blog post points out, Cayman Roca's about 2.5 miles offshore...almost directly opposite our house at False Bluff. Not sure of the type of birds, but they are big and if someone says...
  5. Thread: Cayman Roca - RAAS

    by ann
    Replies
    17
    Views
    2,152

    Cayman Roca - RAAS

    We'd never been able to locate close up pictures of this tiny rock 2.5 miles in front of False Bluff, so.....

    http://falsebluff.blogspot.com/2012/04/cayman-roca-trip.html
  6. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,013

    RAAS, and Bluefields, and False Bluff

    On and on we go, with changes happening pretty quickly...fun stuff, like this: http://falsebluff.blogspot.com/2015/02/internationales.html
  7. Thread: Wawashang

    by ann
    Replies
    9
    Views
    2,526

    Re: Wawashang

    I'm unsure of the variety of rosewood that grows in Nicaragu.

    Indian rosewood

    http://www.supplierlist.com/prod_img/tropicalb/137365_Indian_Rosewood_Fingerboard.jpg

    Rosewood in bloom...am...
  8. Thread: Wawashang

    by ann
    Replies
    9
    Views
    2,526

    Re: Wawashang

    Kevin, thanks. Good thots. I'll keep you posted on what I learn about rosewood.
  9. Replies
    16
    Views
    2,782

    Re: Woke up Sunday Morning

    ...and one/two more. The Diamonds do Little Darlin twice, 47 years apart.

    http://www.flixxy.com/the-diamonds-little-darlin-1957-2004.htm
    ...
  10. Replies
    36
    Views
    6,615

    Re: Bluefields is Getting Fancy

    Ah, was watching that construction. Looked nice even unfinished...and I thought, pretty high tech for Bluefields: They were using SIPs, Structural Insulated Panels. Little did I know that SIPs have...
  11. Thread: Wawashang

    by ann
    Replies
    9
    Views
    2,526

    Re: Wawashang

    Hope to get up there soon, especially with the info you've shared. Do you remember by any chance whether one of their trees for sale is rosewood?
  12. Replies
    36
    Views
    6,615

    Re: Bluefields is Getting Fancy

    Kevin, as long as there's enough beer you can probably manage to feel at home in Bluefields as it 'grows up.' I'm hoping the Galleria Aberdeen is the new place next door to Tobie's Hardware, about a...
  13. Replies
    2
    Views
    880

    Nicaragua and business

    Found this on facebook. Much of interest.

    https://mail.google.com/mail/#inbox/148081d0f3f3f018?projector=1
  14. Replies
    0
    Views
    732

    Canal project has a facebook page

    Good for current information: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100004398015735&fref=photo
    ...
  15. Thread: My First Apples

    by ann
    Replies
    22
    Views
    2,899

    Re: My First Apples

    wow. so impressive!
  16. Replies
    1
    Views
    815

    Bluefields..richly diverse

    Nice publicity, thanks to Nicaragua's 'Costa Caribe' man-on-the ground Kenny Siu Downs:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkAM1ktX_SQ
  17. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,123

    Costa Caribe Community

    Brand new facebook page, just up today:
    https://www.facebook.com/pages/Costa-Caribe/477938349016425?notif_t=fbpage_fan_invite
  18. Thread: Chinese Nica Canal

    by ann
    Replies
    157
    Views
    14,227

    Re: Chinese Nica Canal

    Am glad to see someone finally uploaded nicaraguadispatch's article with the route pretty clearly marked. Thanks.
  19. Replies
    0
    Views
    1,012

    "Happy" goes to Esteli

    It may be INTUR's plan to do this in lots of towns. Recently released to their facebook page, this gives an interesting glimpse of the town to people who may never see Esteli......
  20. Thread: Gun?

    by ann
    Replies
    43
    Views
    6,272

    Re: Gun?

    Again, my thanks for the input...really like the idea of a paint gun and will look into that.

    Got a pistol, got a rifle, and now - at the recommendation of the local police chief - have a...
  21. Air Travel from USA Getting More Costly This Month..

    ...and write your person in Congress. This is fucking ridiculous:
    http://www.nbc12.com/story/25944339/security-tax-and-fees-for-flights-set-for-increase
  22. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,051

    Business? I reckon tourism is business

    From INTUR via facebook today (and if the info is already posted somewhere else on TRN, please don't read this):

    "Nicaragua ha recibido en el primer semestre 2014 a 546,174 turista para un...
  23. Thread: Gun?

    by ann
    Replies
    43
    Views
    6,272

    Re: Gun?

    Thanks, all, for the input. Gun will be for 'home defense' if-and-when. I think the one found in Rama is .16 but will verify. Have a .22 rifle already that's used successfully for hunting and a...
  24. Thread: Gun?

    by ann
    Replies
    43
    Views
    6,272

    Gun?

    Any advice on purchasing a shotgun in RAAS for licensed staff? And what should I expect to pay?
  25. Good names are an art, as anyone in the advertising world will tell you

    ....and Nicaragua's better poised to be linked to the Caribbean than most other countries along its coast:
    http://falsebluff.blogspot.com/2011/07/nica-nica.html
Results 1 to 25 of 76
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4
Also visit the False Bluff Blog!