Stunning Sri Lanka

Stunning Sri Lanka

Stunning Sri Lanka Now that I’m currently employed again and living in Chicago, my international trips are a little less frequent as compared to my nine months hopping around the world the previous year.  However, my employer offers four weeks of vacation a year, which I plan to always use.  Since I didn’t want to use more than two weeks at once, I began to mull my options.  I preferred to go to a smaller country so I could see and enjoy a large part of it and hopefully not…

Masaya Volcano and Laguna de Apoyo

Masaya Volcano and Laguna de Apoyo

Masaya Volcano and Laguna de Apoyo I spent my last day and a half in Nicaragua in Granada, a quaint colonial town not too far from the capital of Managua.  The town itself was filled with brightly colored buildings and cobblestone streets.  Of course, there were also plenty of tourists wandering about as well.  There were two things I wanted to see here-Masaya volcano and Apoyo lagoon, both located outside of the city. Masaya Volcano I had only heard of the Masaya volcano through word of mouth of other travelers…