Managua - Post Report Question and Answers

Is this a "shopping post"? Are there interesting handicrafts, artwork, antiques, or other items that people typically buy there?

Woodworking, pottery, textiles, coffee, chocolate, and flowers are all excellent. - Dec 2021

Woven hammocks, wooden furniture from Masatepe, pottery from San Juan del Oriente. - Jun 2020

Nicaragua has very good coffee, cigars and Flor de Cana rum. Hammocks are also nice. Some people like the ceramics. - Apr 2018

Local travel, weekend trips, pottery, crafts. - Mar 2012

Woodwork, hammocks, embroidered clothes, pottery - Mar 2011

Rocking chairs, hammocks, rum and coffee. - Apr 2009

Hammocks (how many can you have). The pottery, although unique and pretty, cannot be put together when they break as they crumble and turn to powder. There's a big selection of leather items, which are pricey but quite okay. - Mar 2008

Great ceramics and hammocks. - Feb 2008

Subscribe to our newsletter

New book from Talesmag! Honest and courageous stories of life abroad with special needs.

Read More