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Exploring Nicaragua’s past in León’s museums

Exploring Nicaragua’s past in León’s museums
Heroes and Martyrs Museum Though Nicaragua is no longer synonymous with Contra rebels and guerilla warfare, its past is very much a part of its present identity. And León, in particular, is where you’ll get a palpable sense of this identity. While Managua is Nicaragua’s largest city, León is the political, intellectual and cultural capital, where much of the fighting took place during the Sandinista revolution. The war has been over for more than a decade, but around town you’ll see cathedrals...
November 23rd, 2009 | Vawn | Read More | Comments: 0
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