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Playa del Carmen, Mexico, gets ready for hurricane season!

I have just returned from a marathonic, but quite rewarding yet brief three-day visit [June 1-3, 2011] to Playa del Carmen, a resort town some 60 kilometers south of Cancun in the midst of the Mayan Riviera in the state of Quintana Roo, … Continue reading

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A History of Nicaragua

A new history of Nicaragua written by Adolfo Diaz Lacayo has just been published in Managua, Nicaragua. The book is more than 1,000 pages and it covers the period from 1821, when Nicaragua and the rest of the Central American … Continue reading

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