Friday, May 14

Nicaragua: A hike up the active volcano Concepcion

By Megan Kimble - Los Angeles Times Staff Writer - Reporting from Altagracia, NicaraguaOn the road south from the international airport in Managua, Nicaragua swooshes by, unfurling in buzzing, humid green. Fields of swaying banana trees recede from the road in rows, the shaggy fronds bouncing against a searing blue sky.  Read more