Nicaraguan Spanish

A cada chancho le llega su sábdo

Five Nicaraguan sayings about our furry friends

FOREIGNERS are often surprised to see pigs, chickens, horses and cattle roaming the streets—even in…


20 ways to speak Nicaraguan Spanish slang

20 Ways to Speak Like a Nicaraguan

HOW can you make your Spanish more Nicaraguan, yes, really speak like a Nicaraguan? Check out these…


Otro gallo cantará

Nicaraguan Spanish: Five Phrases about Animals

IN MODERN Nicaragua don’t be surprised when you see pigs, chickens, horses and cattle roaming the…


The córdoba in Nicaragua: ¿cara o sol?

MANY years ago the Nicaraguan córdoba coin had the face of Francisco Hernández de Córdoba on the…


The nacatamal from NIcaragua

The nacatamal in Nicaragua: a local delicacy

NACATAMAL means meat tamale in Nahuatl, an indigenous language that brings Nicaraguan Spanish to…