Visiting Nicaragua’s OTHER colonial jewel? (Granada gets all the hype, but LeÃ³n is a unique, wonderful Nicaragua town.) Save a night for bar-hopping in LeÃ³n. It’s on the city block that heads west from the southwest corner of the central plaza. Here’s my article on La Zona Rosa, as the Leoneses call their mini-fiesta zone:
The article is actually a slide show of photos I took with the help of my compaÃ±eros Rodney y Hector. I’m proud to say that even though the piece is only a few hundred words, I managed to make sure one of them was “tranquilo.”
BÃ¡rbaro, mentioned in the article, is one of my favorite new restaurants in Nicaragua — definitely a Top-Pick in our book Moon Nicaragua.