Nicaragua, New leader to the World in Women's Empowerment


Posted on 22. Jan, 2013 by Mike Cobb

The World Economic Forum has just published its annual report on the Gender Gap-a quantitative measure of gender equality at the country level. The results were ... Continue Reading

The First Central American Advantage Investment Symposium in Nicaragua Has Successful Turnout


Posted on 17. Jan, 2013 by Gran Pacifica

Hemispheres Publishing is hosting its first Central American Advantage Investment Symposium in Managua, Nicaragua this week, and the turnout has been spectacular! ... Continue Reading

Cruce del Golfo Taking Tourists from Nicaragua to El Salvador and Back


Posted on 15. Jan, 2013 by Gran Pacifica

Crossing the border between Nicaragua and El Salvador used to take almost half a day. Former routes required travelers to pass through multiple borders, voyaging to either country by way of ... Continue Reading

Nicaragua Becoming a Hotbed for Tourism and Investors


Posted on 10. Jan, 2013 by Gran Pacifica

Nicaragua's civil war in the 1980s left a strange legacy behind. On the one hand, it changed international perception of this subtropical paradise for the worse. On the other, the changes in ... Continue Reading

U.S. Trade Mission Opening Doors to Nicaraguan Exports


Posted on 08. Jan, 2013 by Gran Pacifica

Multiple organizations are coming together as representatives from U.S. retailers and service firms like Walmart, Farm Fresh, Cardenas & Stephen and others travel to Nicaragua.

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The Today Show and Jetsetter recommend Nicaragua as Where to Travel in 2013


Posted on 04. Jan, 2013 by Gran Pacifica

In case you missed it yesterday, Nicaragua was featured as one of the top tourist destinations for American travelers in 2013. Click below to watch the video.

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An Enchanting Wedding in Nicaragua


Posted on 03. Jan, 2013 by Mike Cobb

I recently enjoyed 2 great weddings, an unusual but delightful occurrence for me to get two great celebrations back to back like this. Â Big Bob and his sweetheart ... Continue Reading

New Urbanism in Nicaragua Fosters an Environment of Inclusion


Posted on 01. Jan, 2013 by Gran Pacifica

The new urbanism movement in Nicaragua is reshaping the area ... Continue Reading

Improvements in Nicaraguan Healthcare


Posted on 27. Dec, 2012 by Gran Pacifica

Since the Sandinista-era, healthcare has been a priority in Nicaragua. Currently, the country is ranked 71st out of 190 in terms of quality healthcare systems in ... Continue Reading

Surfing In Nicaragua Can Include Big Waves


Posted on 25. Dec, 2012 by Gran Pacifica

Surfing in Nicaragua can be one of the best experiences of your life. There are always ways to surf, partly because of the location against the Pacific Ocean. ... Continue Reading

Natural Beauty, Compelling History and a Bright Future in Sight


Posted on 20. Dec, 2012 by Gran Pacifica

Managua Nicaragua is a capital city that has ... Continue Reading

Nicaraguan Tourism up Nearly 12 Percent


Posted on 18. Dec, 2012 by Gran Pacifica

Nicaragua's tourism industry is still in its infancy. Although the past few decades saw the country embroiled in political turmoil that limited investments from other countries, things have ... Continue Reading

Considerations When Purchasing Golf Course Homes in Nicaragua


Posted on 13. Dec, 2012 by Gran Pacifica

Why live in Nicaragua? The real question is, why not? Bordered by the Caribbean Sea on the east and the North Pacific Ocean to the west, this Central American gem is a dream destination to work, ... Continue Reading

Surf, Stingrays and Snorkeling in Nicaragua


Posted on 11. Dec, 2012 by Gran Pacifica

Nicaragua covers about 50,000 square miles, with about one-fifth of the area reserved for national parks and nature reserves. The Pacific Ocean is on the western side with the Caribbean Sea ... Continue Reading

Mike's Gringo Life Radio Show for Dec. 11, 2012


Posted on 06. Dec, 2012 by Gran Pacifica

On December 11, 2012 Mike Cobb host of the Mikes Gringo ... Continue Reading