The next trip to Nicaragua is scheduled for July 2014. If you are interested in joining us, please contact Bill Evans. [203-216-2115].  We will leave from New York on Saturday, July 00 and return 10 days later on July 00.  Participants will visit a dozen CT Quest for Peace projects and a handful of historic and other interesting tourist attractions.  We hope you’ll come and meet  the extraordinary people we serve.

CT Quest for Peace Projects we plan to visit:

  • Managua
  • School and Clinic in Barrio Reparto Schick
  • Community Center at Barrio El Recreo
  • Fe Y Alegria Office and a school supported by Fe y Alegria
  • Granada
  • Hogar Alegria Orphanage and Sagrado Corazon School
  • Donna Tabor’s Projects- schools, music in the barrio, animal clinic
  • Los Cocos
  • Teresiana School
  • Somotillo
  • San Ignacio School
  • Las Mariitas
  • IBRA – Agricultural School [near Somotillo]

Tourist attractions we will try to fit into our trip:

  • Managua ~ Plaza de la Revolucion, Old and New Cathedral,
  • Granada ~ Las Isletas on Lake Nicaragua, Colonial Town Center, Rain Forest
  • Masaya ~ Active Volcano, Masaya Craft Market,
  • Leon ~ Spanish Colonial Town Center, Market, Poneloya Beach
  • Cinco Pinos ~ Mita’s Home and Craft Cooperative

Cost:

Bring spending money.

$750 including lodging, food, transportation [costs based on 7 people in a vehicle = car rental + fuel]
Book your own flight – the cost for your roundtrip airline flights are NOT included in this price.