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Among the Islets of Granada, Lake Nicaragua


Chillin' in the shade

Chillin’ in the shade

I really enjoyed our excursion onto Lake Nicaragua.  I wouldn’t hesitate to do it again.  I wouldn’t even minds staying on one of these beautiful islets for a few days.  Indeed, I wonder if this image is a home or a resort:

Grand Estate

Grand Estate

But even the more modest accommodations look inviting . . . if I had an invitation:

Nice bungalow

Nice bungalow

Islet home

Islet home

The remainder of today’s images are dedicated to the islets, the jungle, and the wildlife.  Enjoy today’s photo gallery below, because on Wednesday it’s time to move along:

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Fun Photo Friday — Lake Nicaragua Favorites


Action on the Water

Action on the Water

Below is a collection of some of my favorite Lake Nicaragua images, including birds, vegetation, mountains, and water travel:

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Continuing Around the Islets of Granada


Lake Nicaragua

Lake Nicaragua

The boat ride among the Islets of Granada surrounding the Asese Peninsula is a very enjoyable and relaxing one.  At least I didn’t see any American crocodiles here, as we had on our Tárcoles River cruise in the Costa Rican jungle just one day prior.  So on this Lake Nicaragua series you won’t be seeing:

Instead, here you find a relaxed lifestyle set among homes both large and modest.

Lake Nicaragua estate

Lake Nicaragua estate

Home on Lake Nicaragua

Home on Lake Nicaragua

And then there’s the vegetation and wildlife.  I’ve already shown you waterfowl and spider money, so today we’ll look at some of the fauna.

Lake Nicaragua

Lake Nicaragua

Dense vegetation

Dense vegetation

Here’s today’s photo gallery (click on any image below to enlarge and bring up today’s slide show):

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