Even with a new road that helps connect Bluefields to Managua, many still travel the 'water roads' that moved people and cargo for generations. This small boat has just left town and is heading to False Bluff. It's good to be on the water again
18 November 2011
The banana trees, planted sometime in late December, 2010, as foot-tall sprouts, are already producing. The bananas are short and fat with very thin skin which means, of course, they're not grown for commercial production because they sure wouldn't travel well...but oh, boy, they are sweet!